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Reviewed 3 days ago

Located on the west part of town, this train is the hub for domestic and international train service.

Thank kiltmaker2
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is nice to go since there are not so many things to visit in the city however don’t expect too much. It’s a simple station and some chairs and couple of wall pictures. And you also get the chance to find tickets as they...More

Thank Arsani M
Reviewed 1 week ago

The train station is preserved in its original form and very interesting to explore. The train station also houses a Museum but we reached late there and could not explore the Museum. The train station in itself is very small and have a dark history

Thank Faisal R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Interesting stop to see the old trains and get a feel for the hustle and bustle of a much used train station.

Thank Koritsaki
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Maputo Central railway station provides a fascinating insight into Mozambique history and days gone by. In recent years it serve as a backdrop to Leonardo DiCaprio’s film ‘Blood Diamond’ and is framed by the amazing three kilometer Maputo bridge currently under construction which will...More

Thank janmuysken
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went on a city walking tour with a local guide and he said we must see the station. It is a very old style building that was build long long ago when it was still LM. Beautifully done and well maintained. Luckily it was...More

Thank Jeanette K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The area is seriously dodgy and dirty typical of many inner-cities in Africa but its worth taking a quick taxi ride there and back just to appreciate the beautiful, old-world and glamorous architecture, styling and details of a by-gone era.

Thank PurchaseCircus
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

If you are interested in old trains this is a worthwhile short stop in Maputo. 50 Metz entrance fee. You can visit and walk all the exhibits within 25 minutes. 1 original restored locomotive with luxury cabins on show.

Thank Joanne A
Reviewed 30 July 2018

Maputo’s landmark train station is one of the city’s most imposing buildings. The dome was designed by an associate of Alexandre Gustav Eiffel (of Eiffel Tower fame), although Eiffel himself never set foot in Mozambique.

Reviewed 19 July 2018

It was worth the visit. Not many stations that are so well maintained. Not a highlight, but still good to see.

Thank 444Erica2014
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