Top things to do in Omaruru

Top Choice Cafe in Omaruru

Main Street Cafe

Quiche, hazelnut cheesecake, white-wood furniture...what's not to like about this fine little lunch and breakfast spot that makes a priority of fresh ingredients and friendly service? Oh, and there's great coffee, a…
Winery in Omaruru

Kristall Kellerei Winery

One of the very few wineries in Namibia, this is a lovely spot to come for lunch. In the afternoon you can enjoy light meals – cheese and cold-meat platters – while tasting their wines and other products, and take a…
Historic Site in Omaruru

Franke Tower

In January 1904 Omaruru was attacked by Herero forces under chief Manassa. German captain Victor Franke, who had been engaged in suppressing an uprising in southern Namibia, petitioned Governor Leutwein for permissi…
Arts & Crafts in Omaruru

CmArte Gallery

This arts-and-crafts outlet has some really good crafts, including some from local artists, alongside imported antiques from both Angola and the DRC. It’s worth sticking your nose in here and having a good rummage a…
Cafe in Omaruru

Omaruru Souvenirs & Kaffestube

The building housing this intimate cafe dates from 1907. This place is a good choice for a strong cup of coffee and traditional German baked goods, as well as for a cold pint of Hansa and some pub grub in the outdoo…
Cultural in Omaruru

White Flag Herero Day

Each year on the weekend nearest to 10 October the White Flag Herero people hold a procession from the Ozonde suburb to the graveyard, opposite the mission station, where their chief Wilhelm Zeraua was buried after …
Art in Omaruru

Artist Trail

Omaruru has been home to the Artists Trail since 2007, marking it as Namibia’s artist town. Music and dance events feature over three days in September, along with food and wine, jewellery, photography and painting.