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Things to do in Maputo

Maputo has a lot to offer when it comes to arts and culture. It is the capital of Mozambique present in East Africa. The Chissano Gallery hosts sculptors of Alberto Chissano, the National Art Museum exhibits different works of art that include paintings and sculptors, and the Centro Cultural Franco-Moçambicano exhibits art, is a performance center, theater, craft shop, café in addition to other things all rolled into one.

Maputo Mozambique

Maputo Mozambique, capital of East Africa's Mozambique, is an Indian Ocean port with safeguarded Portuguese provincial design. Many turn-of-the-century structures are in the downtown jacaranda-lined Baixa neighborhood. The bronze-domed CFM Railway Station, for instance, was finished in 1916. The Baixa additionally has a far reaching Municipal Market. It's close to the Praça da Independência court, site of the neoclassical city lobby. Maputo Mozambique is situated on the west side of Maputo Bay, close to the Estuário do Espírito Santo where the streams Tembe, Umbeluzi, Matola and Infulene deplete. Maputo is situated on the west side of Maputo Bay, close to the Estuário do Espírito Santo where the waterways Tembe and some more.

Maputo Attractions

With its Mediterranean-style design, waterside setting and wide roads fixed with jacaranda and fire trees, Maputo is effectively one of Africa's most appealing capitals. It's additionally the most created place in Mozambique, with a wide choice of inns and eateries, all around loaded general stores, shady walkway bistros and an enthusiastic social scene. The heart of the city is the clamoring, low-lying baixa (old town), spreading out north and east from the port. A couple of kilometers away, the ocean side Avenida Marginal is fixed with new advancements on its inland side, while on the ocean side life moves at an all the more restful pace.


Cathedral of our Lady of the Conception

Cathedral of our Lady of the Conception

Found in the downtown part of the capital city of Mozambique, Maputo, the Cathedral of our Lady of the Conception is Roman Catholic in nature. It is located close to Maputo City Hall and Hotel Rovuma on Independence Square. The stone that represents the cathedral’s foundation was set on June 28, 1936. The cathedral, as the name itself suggests, is devoted to Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception and is built of cement and concrete.


Maputo Railway Station

Maputo Railway Station

Maputo Railway Station is one of the striking structures in Maputo, Mozambique. It is marked by a dome with a design owing to Alexandre Gustav Eiffel while some credit it to his associate stating that Eiffel never visited Mozambique himself. Accompanied by a large clock tower, its latticework of wrought iron looks to impress with columns and porches adding to the exterior that is dark green in color. Maputo’s central rail station also hosts Kulungwana Espaço Artístico which exhibits local and foreign art including sculptors and paintings.