Harare is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Harare one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Harare is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Harare or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Harare. Explore the historical monuments of Harare with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Harare guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Harare page for the complete list of attractions and activities.
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Top Historical Harare landmarks
Traverse through the finest landmarks and famous historical buildings of Harare.
#1 of 4 Historical Places in Harare | Added 1666 times in trip plans
cnr Julius Nyerere Way & Park Lane, Harare, Zimbabwe
09:00 am - 05:00 pm
Originally named the “National Gallery of Rhodesia”, the name was altered when Rhodesia was. Dedicated to preserving, conserving and presenting the contemporary and visual art heritage of the country, this gallery showcases many a local and other African artists. In fact, this gallery has proved to be quite the stepping stone for many a...
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1 Harrow Road, Msasa, Harare, Zimbabwe
12:01 am - 12:00 am
The Chapungu Sculpture Park embraces Zibabwe’s sculpture art. Be amazed by a wide collection of sculptures made in solid stone. Founded in the 70s, the life-like art is merged well with nature- offering a good place to hangout with family and friends.
A must if you are visiting with children!
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Kambuzuma, Harare, Zimbabwe
12:01 am - 12:00 am
A burial ground for Patriotic Front Guerrillas troops and Zimbabwean, the people buried here are a proof of the troubled times in Zimbabwe- to keep their heroic acts alive for years to come.
The central monument is modeled after an AK- 47. Built in 1981, a year after Zimbabwean Independence, the National Heroes Acre consists of:
Tomb of the unknow...
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Looking for a great place to plan a picnic in Zimbabwe? Then you should give this place a thought. Located at the north east of Harare, this place attracts a great number of visitors. As you enter the village, you will see some giant granite rocks called Domboshava rocks. This beautiful spot is a natural history site. Interpretive Centre, San rock ...