Avenues
District of Harare
in Harare, Zimbabwe

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-17.828 and 31.053 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -17° 49' 39" and E 31° 3' 12"
Currency and Currency Code:
Dollar - ZWL
Spoken languages:
English, Shona, South Ndebele, North Ndebele
Local electricity:
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
Local Time: 08:25 PM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Africa/Harare
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
4:16 am and 5:28 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
19.494 and -154.824 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Vacationland Hawaii
References
This place on Geonames.org

Delve into Avenues

The district Avenues of Harare in Harare is a district located in Zimbabwe and is a district of the nations capital.

In need of a room? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

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Hotels and Places to Stay

THE RAINBOW TOWERS HOTEL AND CONFERENCE

Address
1,1 mi
1 PENNEFATHER AVENUE
0 Harare
Zimbabwe

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Meikles Hotel

Address
0,2 mi
CORNER JASON MAYO/ 3RD STREET PO BOX 594
- Harare
Zimbabwe

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Holiday Inn HARARE

Address
3,0 mi
Samora Machel Avenue And,Fifth Street
00000 HARARE
Zimbabwe

Time Information

Checkout: 10:30 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Malcolm Lodge

Address
5,8 mi
Malcolm Lodge 9 Malcolm Rd
Harare
Zimbabwe

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 11:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


CRESTA JAMESON HOTEL

Address
0,6 mi
CNR SAMORA MICHEL- PARK STREET
0000 Harare
Zimbabwe

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


CRESTA OASIS HOTEL

Address
0,2 mi
124 NELSON MANDELA AVENUE
0000 Harare
Zimbabwe

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


NEW AMBASSADOR HOTEL

Address
0,4 mi
88 KWAME NKRUMAH AVENUE
00000 Harare
Zimbabwe

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


CRESTA LODGE HARARE

Address
2,9 mi
CNR SAMORA MCHEL AVE AND ROBERT MUGABE ROAD
0000 Harare
Zimbabwe

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

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Let's Play Occupation 1942 RP - Part 19 - Forming A Country... Kinda

Published: October 11, 2014
Length: 10:04 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: onlinegamehunter1

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Calvin Chimutuwah - A Journey to Creating New Organic Pigments

Published: September 21, 2013
Length: 41:30 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: POVOAfrika

Calvin Chimutuwah, a Zimbabwean fine artist sets off on a journey to create his own organic pigments for painting. QUOTE: "The main thing is how these pigments will hold on canvas, water colour...


Best Wedding Cakes Harare By Mai Kuda

Published: June 08, 2014
Length: 15:25 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Jax Johnson

Are you looking for wedding cakes, birthday cakes, anytime cakes in Harare? Call 0772634600 http://weddingcakesharare.tk We are based In Harare Zimbabwe. We will bake the best cake for your...


Let's Play Fallout 3 Modded - Part 8 - Into The City

Published: October 09, 2014
Length: 23:52 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: onlinegamehunter1

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Clare - Zvandaona

Published: October 26, 2014
Length: 46:49 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: POVOAfrika

Clare and the Other 4 Band at Harare International Festival of the Arts (HIFA) 2014 on the Coca Cola Green stage, Harare, Zimbabwe Twitter: @POVOAfrika www.povo.co.zw.


Claire - Ndirindega

Published: October 26, 2014
Length: 00:10 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: POVOAfrika

Clare and the Other 4 Band at Harare International Festival of the Arts (HIFA) 2014 on the Coca Cola Green stage, Harare, Zimbabwe.


Queen Mashie - Ndodzungaira

Published: October 26, 2014
Length: 34:51 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: POVOAfrika

Queen Mashie, sister of the late Andy Brown the Coca Cola Green stage at Harare International Festival of the Arts (HIFA) 2014, Harare, Zimbabwe.


Queen Mashie - Fambai

Published: October 26, 2014
Length: 23:48 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: POVOAfrika

Queen Mashie, sister of the late Andy Brown rocks the Coca Cola Green stage at Harare International Festival of the Arts (HIFA) 2014, Harare, Zimbabwe Twitter: @POVOAfrika www.povo.co.zw.


Kili2014 Challenge

Published: February 22, 2014
Length: 32:20 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Steven Chikosi

A group of friends climbing Mt. Kilimanjaro in aid of building a church for a community in Harare. Check out more details on the Facebook Page here : https://www.facebook.com/pages/Kili2014-Challen.


Synik - Marching As One feat Outspoken

Published: January 19, 2015
Length: 55:12 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: POVOAfrika

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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

University of Zimbabwe

The University of Zimbabwe (UZ) in Harare, is the oldest and largest university in Zimbabwe. It was founded through a special relationship with the University of London and it opened its doors to its first students in 1952. The university has ten faculties offering a wide variety of degree programmes and many specialist research centres and institutes. The university is accredited through the National Council for Higher Education, under the Ministry of Higher and Tertiary Education.

Located at -17.784, 31.053 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
University of Zimbabwe, Universities and colleges in Zimbabwe, Education in Harare, Association of Commonwealth Universities, Educational institutions established in 1952

Harare Sports Club

Harare Sports Club is a cricket ground in Harare, Zimbabwe. Initially known as Salisbury Sports Club, Harare Sports Club has served as the primary cricket venue in Rhodesia and Zimbabwe since its inception. The ground became a Test venue in October 1992 when Zimbabwe played their inaugural Test, against India. Soon after, the ground played host to its first One Day International. In 1994, Harare Sports Club was the site of Zimbabwe's first ever Test win.

Located at -17.8141, 31.0506 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cricket grounds in Zimbabwe, Sport in Harare, 2003 Cricket World Cup, Buildings and structures in Harare, Test cricket grounds in Zimbabwe

St George's College, Harare

St George's College, is a private Catholic boys school (Form One to Upper Six) based in Harare, Zimbabwe. It is recognised as one of the best secondary schools in Africa. The school motto, in Latin, is, Ex Fide Fiducia (From faith comes confidence). It is arguably the oldest formal school established in Zimbabwe, with its Sister School Dominican Convent High School, laying its claim too.

Located at -17.8015, 31.0585 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Educational institutions established in 1896, Schools in Zimbabwe, Roman Catholic schools in Zimbabwe

National Sports Stadium (Zimbabwe)

The National Sports Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium, in Harare, Zimbabwe, with a capacity of 60,000 people. It is used mostly for football matches, but is also used for rugby union. The stadium played host to Amnesty International's Human Rights Now! Benefit Concert on October 7, 1988. The show was headlined by Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band and also featured Sting and Peter Gabriel, Tracy Chapman, Youssou N'Dour and Oliver "Tuku" Mtukudzi.

Located at -17.8214, 30.9947 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Zimbabwe, Athletics (track and field) venues in Zimbabwe, National stadiums, Stadiums of the All-Africa Games, Sport in Harare, Buildings and structures in Harare, Stadiums in Zimbabwe, Multi-purpose stadiums in Zimbabwe

Rufaro Stadium

Rufaro Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Harare, Zimbabwe and home to Dynamos FC. It is currently used mostly for football matches. The stadium has a capacity of 35,000 people and is the second largest in Zimbabwe after the National Sports Stadium. FIFA through its GOAL programme has sponsored the renovation of the natural grass pitch into an artificial football pitch. This synthetic turf pitch, called Xtreme Turf, has been manufactured and installed by ACT Global Sports.

Located at -17.8537, 31.0376 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Zimbabwe, Sport in Harare, Buildings and structures in Harare, Stadiums in Zimbabwe, Multi-purpose stadiums in Zimbabwe

Eastgate Centre, Harare

The Eastgate Centre is a shopping centre and office block in central Harare, Zimbabwe whose architect is Mick Pearce. Designed to be ventilated and cooled by entirely natural means, it was probably the first building in the world to use natural cooling to this level of sophistication. It opened in 1996 on Robert Mugabe Avenue and Second Street, and provides 5,600 m² of retail space, 26,000 m² of office space and parking for 450 cars.

Located at -17.831, 31.053 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures completed in 1996, Shopping malls in Zimbabwe, Low-energy building, Shopping malls established in 1996

Mabelreign, Harare

Mabelreign is a north-western suburb of Harare, the capital of Zimbabwe. There are a number of shopping centres in the area. The Mabelreign post office, Mabelreign Police Station, municipality offices, and a local clinic are located on Stortford parade in Mabelreign shopping centre. Secondary schools in the area include Ellis Robins School, Harare and the Mabelreign Girls High School. Hallingbury Primary School, Haig Park Primary and Alfred Beit School are also in the area.

Located at -17.7889, 31.0064 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Suburbs of Harare

Churchill Boys High School, Harare

Churchill School Location Box CY616Causeway, Harare Zimbabwe Coordinates http://maps. google. com/maps/ms?ie=UTF8&hl=en&msa=0&msid=113154579670819693401.000456c6cd6c8250ede58&ll=-17.828299,31.082345&spn=0.002742,0.006866&t=h&z=18 Information Type High School Motto Churchill Established 1950 Headmaster Mr P. Mugwanda Staff 60 Number of students 1350 Colour(s) Purple;Platinum;Grey Mascot Bulldog Information 747088 Website www. churchillschool. co.

Located at -17.8283, 31.0823 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Schools in Zimbabwe, Boys' schools in Zimbabwe

Avondale, Harare

Avondale is a suburb of Harare, Zimbabwe, located about 3.5 kilometres north of Harare city centre. It is the earliest suburb established in Harare, having been laid out in 1903. Prior to becoming a suburb Avondale was a dairy farm and was named after Avondale, County Wicklow, Ireland the home of the 19th century Irish politician Charles Stewart Parnell. Avondale was incorporated into Harare Municipality in 1934.

Located at -17.8028, 31.0422 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Suburbs of Harare

Mbare, Harare

Mbare is a high-density, southern suburb of Harare, Zimbabwe. It is home to one of the country's largest soccer team, Dynamos, also known to its fans as "Dembare. " It was the first high-density suburb (township), being established in 1907. At that time, it was located near the city cemetery, sewage works, and abattoir. It was originally called Harare (Hariri) Township, a name later on used for the capital city itself.

Located at -17.8594, 31.0469 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Suburbs of Harare

Emerald Hill School, Zimbabwe

Emerald Hill is the name of a school and home for deaf children located in Harare, Zimbabwe. It was established in 1914 by Dominican sisters. In 1979, the school moved to Emerald Hill, Harare, from Midlands Province. At that time, it had 80 students and 5 teachers. Due to rapid growth, of the student population, construction of a new (primary) school started in 1983. In 1985, work started on a secondary school.

Located at -17.7764, 31.0325 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Schools in Zimbabwe, Educational institutions established in 1914

Sam Nujoma Street

Sam Nujoma Street is one of the main streets of Harare, Zimbabwe. It was originally called Second Street but was renamed to Sam Nujoma Street to honor Sam Nujoma, the first President of neighboring Namibia. It also is connected to the main park in Harare which is opposite the Anglican Cathedral. Namibia.

Located at -17.8264, 31.0503 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Roads in Zimbabwe, Harare, Sam Nujoma

Mount Pleasant, Harare

Mount Pleasant is the name of a residential suburb in the northern part of Harare, Zimbabwe. It is the home of the University of Zimbabwe, Mount Pleasant School, North Park Primary School and Northwood Seventh Day Adventist School. There are two sports clubs in Mount Pleasant being the Barclays Sports Club and Mount Pleasant Sports Club. It also houses the Agriculture and Research Trust (ART) Farm which engages in research and development of agricultural practices.

Located at -17.7714, 31.0461 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Suburbs of Harare

Emerald Hill, Zimbabwe

Emerald Hill is a north-western suburb of Harare, Zimbabwe, named so because of either (i) the colour of the hill due to the large number of trees or (ii) an Irish connection: many of the roads in the suburb have Irish names. On the hill in the centre of the suburb are located a school for the deaf and a children's home. Emerald Hill is also home to St John's High School and Gateway Primary School.

Located at -17.7758, 31.0281 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Suburbs of Harare

National Gallery of Zimbabwe

The National Gallery of Zimbabwe (NGZ) is a gallery in Harare, Zimbabwe, dedicated to the presentation and conservation of Zimbabwe’s contemporary art and visual heritage. The Original "National Gallery of Rhodesia" was designed and directed by Frank McEwen, a British citizen credited with bringing Shona Sculpture to the spotlight.

Located at -17.8253, 31.0489 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
African art museums, Art museums and galleries in Zimbabwe, Buildings and structures in Harare, Buildings and structures in Bulawayo, , Art museums established in 1957, 1957 establishments in Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe Museum of Human Sciences

The Zimbabwe Museum of Human Sciences, formerly the Queen Victoria Museum is a museum in Harare, Zimbabwe. The museum contains the seven hundred-year-old Lemba artifact ngoma lungundu, which some believe to be an replica of the Ark of the Covenant. It is the oldest wooden object ever found in sub-Saharan Africa.

Located at -17.8325, 31.0389 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Museums in Zimbabwe, Buildings and structures in Harare, Science and technology in Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe Open University

The Zimbabwe Open University (ZOU) is a distance education university in Zimbabwe. Established in 1999, it is the only distance education university in the country. Student enrollment at ZOU has been growing steadily from the time of its formation and in terms of enrollment it is the largest university in Zimbabwe. The Zimbabwe Open University has three faculties under which the academic programmes are conducted.

Located at -17.7832, 31.0537 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Universities and colleges in Zimbabwe, Association of Commonwealth Universities, Educational institutions established in 1999, 1999 establishments in Zimbabwe

Avonlea Primary School

Avonlea Primary School is an elementary education institute situated in the north-western suburbs of Harare, Zimbabwe. The school enrolls both boys and girls from grade one up to grade seven. Education programs at the school covers academics, cultural and sporting activities.

Located at -17.8252, 31.0308 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Schools in Zimbabwe, Education in Harare

Avenues, Harare

The Avenues is a mixed purpose suburb in Harare, Zimbabwe. It consists of blocks of apartments, businesses and diplomatic missions. The suburb is laid out in the form of a rectangular grid, about 1 km to the north of the central business district. on the other side of the Harare Gardens. The area is traversed by all the major thoroughfares to the northern suburbs.

Located at -17.8167, 31.0333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Suburbs of Harare

Workington (Harare)

Workington is the name of an industrial suburb in the South West of Harare, Zimbabwe.

Located at -17.85, 31.0167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Suburbs of Harare

Alexandra Park, Harare

Alexandra Park is the name of a low density leafy residential suburb in the North of Harare, Zimbabwe. Located in Alexandra Park are: The National Botanic Garden (Zimbabwe) and National Herbarium; National Parks and Wildlife services of Zimbabwe (Head Office); St George's College (private secondary boys school); Alexandra Park Primary School; Hartmann House (private boys primary school); Embassy of Bulgaria.

Located at -17.8, 31.05 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Suburbs of Harare

National Botanic Garden (Zimbabwe)

National Botanic Garden of Zimbabwe is situated about 4 km North of Harare City Centre in the suburb of Alexandra Park. It also houses the National Herbarium of Zimbabwe. The gardens have an area of almost 7 square kilometres. Initially established as a recreation area in 1902. In 1962 it became the National Botanic Gardens under the direction of Dr. Hyram Wilder..

Located at -17.8017, 31.0508 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Botanical gardens in Zimbabwe

National Gallery Zimbabwe

The National Gallery of Zimbabwe (NGZ) is a gallery in Harare, Zimbabwe, dedicated to the presentation and conservation of Zimbabwe’s contemporary art and visual heritage. The Original "National Gallery of Rhodesia" was designed and directed by Frank McEwen, a British citizen credited with bringing Shona Sculpture to the spotlight.

Located at -17.8253, 31.0489 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
African art museums, Art museums and galleries in Zimbabwe, Buildings and structures in Harare, Buildings and structures in Bulawayo, , Art museums established in 1957, 1957 establishments in Zimbabwe, WikiAfrica new articles

Universals Sports Club

Universals Sports Club is a cricket ground in Harare, Zimbabwe. The ground is bordered to the north by the Louis Mountbatten School, to the east by the Rekayi Tangwena Avenue and to the west and south by open ground. Manicaland played a single List A match at the ground in the 2003/04 Faithwear Clothing Inter-Provincial One-Day Competition against Matabeleland.

Located at -17.8413, 31.0253 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cricket grounds in Zimbabwe

Sunrise Sports Club

Sunrise Sports Club is a cricket ground in Harare, Zimbabwe. The ground is bordered to the north and east by housing and to the west and south by open ground. First-class cricket was first played there in August 1998 when the Zimbabwe Cricket Union President's XI played the South Africa Academy, resulting in a six wicket victory for the President's XI.

Located at -17.8438, 31.0168 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cricket grounds in Zimbabwe

Districts of the same city

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Avenues