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Durban Art Gallery

City Hall, Smith Street, Durban, South Africa
+27 31 311 2264
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African pottery and other crafts are on display at this museum, among the first to consider such items as art.
  • Excellent7%
  • Very good35%
  • Average44%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
3 Jan 2018
“Good Photography Exhibit”
30 Jan 2018
“Photo gallery”
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City Hall, Smith Street, Durban, South Africa
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+27 31 311 2264
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Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

Th3 whole gallery consist of gay pride photos and Africans in America. 2 rooms of exhibitions. First city art gallery we find this small in South Africa. Box ticking exercise.

Thank BlackKoffie
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Reviewed 3 January 2018

We only had a few hours in Durban and took a cab from the Aquarium area to this City Hall Art Gallery and library combination. They had some interesting rooms of photography and another room featuring various tribal dress. Closes at 4 p.m. so go...More

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Reviewed 19 July 2017

I took my grandchildren there recently 2016, and find all sorts OF ENTERTAINMENT THERE FOR Adult's and kids

Thank Charmainemcdonald
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Reviewed 22 May 2017

this big gallery is in the city hall. the whole building has been most beautifully renovated and is a pleasure to visit. there are permanent works from artists of the area and in a central rotundrum some interesting shows are mounted. keep your eyes peeled...More

Thank Lyndy761
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Reviewed 12 January 2017

A wide selection of art, some audio which was not working/switched on. Some exhibits by an artist who was clearly using black, female, sexual domination as a theme which I felt unsuitable for a family outing. The staff were unhelpful.

Thank Janet M
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Reviewed 8 January 2017

What a pleasure to visit this gallery. I has Excellent pieces. It is clean and private. You can take your time and enjoy it inside. There is also security so, you are safe.

Thank 798joeyv
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Reviewed 31 October 2016

Good place for a lazy afternoon, gliding through the art works and the checking out the stuffed animals, birds and insects , even different types of beetles, well worth a visit.

Thank narnepati_srikanth
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Reviewed 30 June 2016

Durban Art Gallery is the popular place for art and history lovers, you find any art work starting from painted pictures to sculptures, you also see all sorts of wild animals starting from game animals to the big five up to the dinosaur. The place...More

Thank Sandanezwe
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Reviewed 30 April 2013

I would like to see more of the permanent collection in stread of only Photographs. The Museum has a great permanent collection, which hardly ever sees the light of day.

Thank Marius J
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Reviewed 12 December 2012

City centre gallery, a little frayed at the edges, but gems, like portrait of TS Eliot to be found. City needs to spend more on keeping its historic collection on display.

Thank Phil J
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