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The spectacular cultural and natural heritage of the Eastern Highlands of Zimbabwe has always been popular with many visitors.

Located in the city of Mutare is a charming museum housing a variety of displays covering a wide range of themes such as archaeology, ethnography, transport and natural history.

The most spectacular exhibitions are of the collection of vintage cars, motorbikes and colonial era drawn wagons and coaches, thereby leading to the Mutare Museum being commonly known as the Museum of Antiquities.


The Museum opened its doors to the in public 1957, and is located in the heart of the sprawling Mutare site along Aerodrome Road.

The Mutare museum continues to offer visitors delight and enjoyment of eastern region’s cultural and natural heritage through an exciting research, conservation and exhibition programme with particular emphasis on science and technology carried out by a highly motivated and enthusiastic workforce of Zimbabwe and the borders beyond.