This shop, located in Harambe Village directly
across the street from Tusker House
restaurant, is a great place to get African-inspired items--as
well as plenty of genuine African art and household items.
Additionally, there are a few Animal Kingdom tee-shirts,
baseball caps, and similar merchandise items available here.
Ziwani Traders is located directly behind Mombasa Marketplace,
and consists of a second room accessible from Mombasa (you may
shop both stores and make a single purchase of items from both
at either of the checkout stations).
Mombasa Marketplace features quite a few
unique items, including lines of genuine African woven
baskets, Raku pottery statutes/figurines, carved wooden
statues and masks, and wallhangings. Additionally, there's a
section with stone jewelry, necklaces, bracelets, and the
A small assortment of South African wines are
available for purchase here--by the bottle only. If you'd like
a glass of South African wine, Aronda suggests that you dine
at either Boma: Flavors of Africa or Jiko: The Cooking Place,
both located at Animal Kingdom Lodge. Both of these fine
restaurants have an extensive list of wines from South Africa.
Mombasa Marketplace seems more geared toward
adult interests, while Ziwani Traders has more items for the
younger set (such as plush, postcards, and candy). Ziwani
Traders has a large assortment of safari hats--perfect for
explorers young and not-so-young!
Many of the art and home decor items in
Mombasa Marketplace are beautiful, tasteful pieces--sure to
add a touch of class to your home while reminding you of the
great time you had at Animal Kingdom for years to come! Be
sure to stop by and have a look!
Front of Mombasa
Marketplace, directly across the
street from Tusker House restaurant
Wooden carvings of African
animals--very popular as home decor items
Pottery, carved wood, and
more! These African-made coffee mugs
and servingware have hidden Mickeys on them!
Masks toward the right side
of the picture, and pottery figurines on the shelves on the
Woven baskets are certified
genuine and make impressive keepsakes
Several varieties of South
African wines are available by the bottle here.
Jewelry section has lots of
Looking toward the front
door from inside the store
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