The Beginning

Dr David Livingstone: The Mill Worker, Explorer, Doctor, Missionary, Celebrity, Abolitionist...

David Livingstone’s life began here at Blantyre Mill, but he had high hopes, dreams and ambitions which took him across the world and to the heart of Africa.

David Livingstone had many personas and achieved a great deal in his lifetime. Visit the David Livingstone Centre to immerse yourself in history and learn about this extraordinary man.

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