Top List of Museums in Zanzibar

Are you fond of history? Or do you love taking a journey to the past? Here is a list of famous museums in Zanzibar that let you know the historical stories of the city. Explore these popular museums of Zanzibar to educate yourself! You can visit things to do in Zanzibar page if you want to check all other attractions and activities.

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  1. Princess Salme Museum At Emerson On Hurumzi

    #1 of 3 Museums in Zanzibar
    Princess Salme Museum At Emerson On Hurumzi

    Tags: Museum

    Address: Hurumzi street 236-239, P.O Box 3417, Zanzibar

    Right next to the hotel Emerson on Hurumzi is the Princess Salme Museum. She was a daughter of the Sultan of Oman who ruled his country from the island of Zanzibar. Princess Salme eloped from here and...Read more

  2. Palace Museum

    #2 of 3 Museums in Zanzibar
    Palace Museum

    Tags: Museum

    Address: Nyumba Ya Moto St, Zanzibar Town, Tanzania

    Timings: 09:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Zanzibar was the home of the royal family of Oman for several years and the kings have done their bit to leave behind their legacy on the island. The Sultan’s palace is the erstwhile home of the...Read more

  3. House Of Wonders

    #3 of 3 Museums in Zanzibar
    House Of Wonders

    Tags: Museum, Historical Site

    Address: Sokoku St, Zanzibar Town, Tanzania

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    The last wonder on the sea stretch of Stone Town is the House of Wonders. Built in 1883 as Sultan Bargharsh’s palace, it got its name because electricity in Zanzibar was first used in this build...Read more

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