The most famous exhibits in Dar es Salaam National Museum include some bones of Paranthropus boisei that were among the findings of Louis Leakey at Olduvai. The museum also has ethnographic collections on Tanzanian cultures.
Village Museum established in 1996 is an open-air ethnographical museum located in the outskirts of Dar es Salaam, on the road to Mwenge and Bagamoyo. It showcases traditional huts from sixteen different Tanzanian ethnic groups.
The National History Museum opened since 1987 has two permanent exhibits on human evolution and entomology respectively.
The Arusha Declaration Museum established in 1977 displays documents on the colonial history of Tanzania, the fight for independence, and the Arusha Declaration where the first Tanzanian president Julius Nyerere outlined his political vision.
The Mwalimu Julius K. Nyerere Memorial Museum AKA Nyerere Museum was established in 1999, where Tanzania's first president Julius Nyerere was born and buried. The museum display items related to Nyerere's political and personal life.
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