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234 Anton Lembede Street, Durban 4001, South Africa
+27 31 311 2256
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was pleasantly surprised that there was no entrance fee to view what the Museum held. There was one side that was being renovated thus the only place they left open was the Bird side and the art exhibition area. Loved the knowledge though.

Thank teteodhach
Reviewed 5 July 2018

We went in the school holidays and almost everything was closed for renovation. The bird exhibit was open which we thoroughly enjoyed and the approximately 10 things on show in the art room were very disappointing. And that was all that was open to view.

1  Thank SallyT1736
Reviewed 11 January 2018

What a wonderful experience. Fascinating and well worth the visit. The art gallery is a must. Visited with my Daughter in law and 3 granddaughters, between the ages of 4 and 7, which proved a bit hectic as they were fascinated in the beginning, but...More

Thank NoleenH7
Reviewed 9 January 2018

Having visited the museum as a child it was great to go and see it again. There have been updates and the museum isn't in terribly bad shape! Definitely needs a bit of work though to get it back in shape!

Thank JodySimpson
Reviewed 1 January 2018

Difficult to find and is located at City Hall but not well sign posted. there is an impressive collection preserved birds insects and mammals. A good hour can be spent here and a good place to take children. If time permits visit the art gallery...More

1  Thank GordonW318
Reviewed 2 November 2017

Inside the Durban City Hall, on the second storey – just walk straight up the staircase. The building is an immense Victorian wedding-cake, you can’t miss it. Free entrance. I spent a good hour in there, and a few minutes as well in the gallery...More

1  Thank TiredSoloWalker
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Nothing has changed (well a few minor changes), its a great day out with a good selection of animals on display.

Thank Russ P
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Nice to wonder around during the week while other work. Interesting and informative. Also good for school projects.

Thank 798joeyv
Reviewed 8 June 2017

It was an eye opener to go to this museum. This is a must-go place for school kids (and adults) as there is a lot of learning that one can get. It is a good exposure for anyone seeking something different.

1  Thank Jenith V
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

Well cured and maintained. It's small but has all the stuff that can keep kids interested and inquisitive. I visited with my family with 2 small kids, and they enjoyed it thoroughly.

Thank Ehsan R
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