The craft shop offers a wide variety of traditional Zambian handicrafts including basketry, paintings, woodcarvings, jewellery and other souvenirs.
The museum holds extensive reference collections in the fields of its specialty. These are accessible to researchers on request.
The museum has an archive with over 8000 records which include primary records of the colonial government, explorers such Dr. David Livingstone and his companions, early cartographic maps, note books, diaries and newspapers from as far back as 1906 when the first newspaper in the country was produced.
The museum has a vibrant education department vested with the duty of ensuring that heritage information is disseminated to the public for their enjoyment and education.
P.O Box 60498,
Telephone: +260 213 324429/323566
Fax: +260 213 320495
Opening Times 09:00 hrs to 16:30 hrs
The Museum is open EVERY DAY of the year except Christmas and New Year's Days.
The Livingstone Museum is located in the heart of the city of Livingstone. Established in 1934, the Livingstone Museum is the oldest and largest of the four national museums in the country
Museum collections include ethnographic and art, historical, archaeological and geological objects. The museum also has natural history specimens such as birds.