Natural History Museum


Arts and Cultural

Housed in a colonial German fort, and built in 1886, a historical phenomenon, has been declared as a National Monument. The Museum was opened to the public in 1987 with the exhibits depicting the origin of humankind and hominid findings from Olduvai Gorge and the Laetoli footprints. Entomology - insects of social economic importance, nature and wildlife ecology displays, history of Arusha German fort (Boma) and live animal exhibitions. There is a wing dedicated to the evolution of humans. There are also displays on insects, the history of Arusha during the German colonial era, and many wildlife photos and mounts. 


Boma Rd, P.O. Box 2160, Arusha

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