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Swakopmund Museum

Strand Street, Swakopmund, Namibia
+264 64 402 046
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A little history lesson

We wanted to learn a little bit about the history of Namibia and its German history. The museum is... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Metro Minneapolis-Saint Paul, Minnesota
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The museum is well organized in all its part and give a giod picture of the history of the country... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Strand Street, Swakopmund, Namibia
+264 64 402 046
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We wanted to learn a little bit about the history of Namibia and its German history. The museum is large and had all sorts of sights to see from plants to animals to native cultures to minerals and a new Uranium room. A good way...More

Thank Staryskys
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The museum is well organized in all its part and give a giod picture of the history of the country. Outside we found also representation of traditional life style

Thank pupso1973
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This Hide away from either the east wind or cold winter weather deserve a visit, rich in Namibian culture and nature history. Learn about the different cultures and ethnic groups. A life long learning experience.

Thank Tish B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Namibia is beautiful, we would recommend taking in the natural beauties instead of staying in a 'city'. For the less thrill seeking travelers this city has little to offer.

Thank MisterBram
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This beachfront museum is packed with interesting and sometimes quirky exhibits about many aspects of Namibia's culture and natural history. It would benefit from an update to some of the displays, but it is certainly worth a thorough look around.

Thank tandc_11
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ventured in to escape East wind but also to have a look at what was in museum. Lots of information about many different aspects of the community and country and it cost $30 Namibian. They also have toilets and a gift shop type area. I...More

Thank Jack K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This museum offers many details regarding the history of the area. There are archeological aspects of the area as well as the details of settlers. I enjoyed my time and would highly recommend visiting this museum if you are in the area.

Thank Sheila S
Reviewed 1 May 2017

This small but very interesting museum is a great place to spend a couple of hours and covers history, geology, animals and more of Namibia. Would be an excellent place to go if the weather was bad, but fascinating even if it wasn't!

Thank Kate S
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

The people was very polite.... is interesting to know the begining of swanopmund and/or namibia... interesting

Thank Juan M
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

It is kind of a hodge lodge of lots of random stuff but the descriptions are good and there is a lot to look at. There is a whole room about the Namibian people and their cultures, which was very interesting and informative. Would recommend...More

Thank Clara M
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Regina M
Hi, Iam Regina from Zambia. what is the entry charge in the Museum? what interestings things to view? thank you
22 December 2014|
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Response from Peter M | Reviewed this property |
I forget how much local Namibian dollars but it is less than five Australian dollars so not much. It has a lot of interesting stuff to see and worth a visit. You need to spend at least an hour there to see everything