Tours

A menu with interesting choices for culture enthusiasts and scholarly explorers - But also child friendly and fun

  • COLONIAL ZONES OF DAR ES SALAAM


    COLONIAL ZONES OF DAR ES SALAAM

    The tour will expose you to various types of buildings reflective of the zonal dissection of the Dar es Salaam CBD during the colonial era. From the opulent and fancy European buildings, to the commercially inspired Indian/Asian zones structures and the mixed African/Tanzanian quarters. The walking tour is expected to last two and half hours.

  • THE EVOLUTION OF THE STREETS OF DAR ES SALAAM


    THE EVOLUTION OF THE STREETS OF DAR ES SALAAM

    This tour will depict the historical evolution of the street names since the dawn of Dar es Salaam. Names that were inspired by the politics, culture, sentiments of a time gone by, reflective of the thoughts and character of the dwellers of Dar es Salaam at that point in time. The tour is expected to last two hours.

  • OLD DAR ES SALAAM MASTER PLAN


    EARY DAR ES SALAAM MASTER PLAN

    This tour will walk you through buildings that appear in the Dar es salaam First master plan of 1891 drawn up by German Colonial Administration. The tour is expected to last 1 hour and 30 minutes.

  • FALLEN BUILDINGS


    EARY DAR ES SALAAM MASTER PLAN

    This tour is a window into historical buildings that have been demolished from the early colonial era to date, and a description of the structures that have been built in their place. This tour is expected to last two hours.

  • Textile Tours


    [Textile Tour]

  • NEW Vs OLD


    NEW Vs OLD

    This tour will expose you to areas in the city within the “conservation/preservation zone” where the old and new buildings co-exist side by side. Making for an interesting juxtaposition of differences in style, dimension, building materials used etc.