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The house was built in 1860 for Sultan Majid, and is now the main office of the Zanzibar Tourist Corporation. David Livingstone stayed here before sailing to the mainland for his last expedition in 1866. The house has also been home to other famous explorers, such as Henry Stanley, Richard Burton, Speke and Cameron.

Directions: On the northeast side of town

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  • Written Aug 14, 2004
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