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The place was pretty small with what i had in mind. I initially had the impression that is was going to be a massive yard with all this life like vessels that were calling Durban back in the day. Apart from that, i loved the...More
It was so disappointing to see how degraded the ships were. I was so excited to take my daughter there as I have such fond memories of exploring the ships.
They are trying their best to renovate where they can, but I still felt unsafe...More
Smaller than expected, and the ships are in a sadly rusted condition. The display room is quite small, with a few displays on whaling, WW2, etc. The place needs funding and TLC. On the other hand it’s always fun to climb around on old ships,...More
The kids really enjoyed this place. Walking through the different ships and the museum gives good insight into history of the port of Durban. Plus little boys think the gadgets are fun. Worth a see and it is very cheap to enter.
Definately a place for the boys. My partner loved it. Climbing up and down inside the ships was an interesting experience. My only word of advise is do not park on the main road. Go into harbour and park roght in front of museum. Funny...More
Worth visiting with a cheap entry fee. Climbing in and out of boats you get a good idea what sailors experienced during their time at sea on these boats with the only technology that was available during these years.
Friendly staff that assist to your...More