Are you looking for what to do in Harare?
- National Gallery of Zimbabwe: The National Gallery has been around since the days of Rhodesia- the Gallery was renamed after the country changed its name. The National Gallery has done a commendable job in preserving the contemporary and visual art heritage of Zimbabwe. With over 6000 permanent exhibits, the Gallery has also proved to be a stepping stone for many local artists which are now known on an international level.
- National Botanic Gardens: A piece of nature you should not miss out on, the National Botanic Gardens are the pride and joy of Zimbabwe and rightly so. Imagine a sprawling 58 hectares lush with mind-numbing varieties of flora and fauna is the perfect excuse for you to forget the world around you.
- National Archives of Zimbabwe: One of the best places to learn about the history of Zimbabwe, the National Archives of Zimbabwe has documented events ever since the days of Rhodesia. Pictures, personal accounts of settlers and traders and other such artifacts tell a riveting tale of the country including the War of Liberation and Second Chimurenga.
- Doon Estate: It’s time to hang up your sight see gear and grab your bags and wallets as you head to Zimbabwe’s most famous shopping district. Even if you’re not in the mood to shop, just walk around the Estate- the sheer variety of commodities on sale are sure to make you reach your pockets to shell out some cash.
Below we have a list of things to do in Harare and the places where you want to spend the best moments of your trip. At the same time, the city offers you the best neighborhoods to explore and new foods to try.
This list should help you in deciding and prioritizing what you should plan on your Harare getaway. Find a mix of must-see tourist spots, underrated local hangouts, and maybe even a few new experiences you can try out.
Make the most of your trip to Harare with confidence.