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This is Durban’s evocative and graphic apartheid museum and includes an interesting beer brewing and distribution exhibit.
130 Ordnance Rd, Durban 4001, South Africa
+27 31 311 2233
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Reviewed 6 December 2015

Sadly I left this museum not much wiser than when I arrived. I think it has lots of potential, but the history and message was not put across clearly.

Thank Sharon E
Reviewed 11 October 2015 via mobile

We had a hard time finding this museum ( not sure why) but it was well worth it. The displays are very interesting and the detailed plaques are worth reading. A good stop for history fans and photography fans while they have the National Geographic...More

1  Thank kal818
Reviewed 30 September 2015

It is an interesting Museum, but very small and with limited information. I was actually expecting more. It is worth visiting, but half an hour is probably all you need.

1  Thank Montse450
Reviewed 13 September 2015

if you want to find out about the apartheid policies and treatment of our people a must visit. easy access and parking

Thank kingsrest
Reviewed 1 September 2015

I was excited to take a traveler friend from Norway to this museum as I had never been. I found the visit very disappointing. The staff at the door could not have been less interested in greeting/helping us and the exhibit was minimal and very...More

Thank DunxB
Reviewed 26 March 2015

An apartheid museum one should not miss, this small but well kept and very educational attraction gives visitors a glimpse into the checkered and colored history of Durban and KZN. A definite must see, especially for the history buffs and social scientists.

4  Thank Luc V
Reviewed 23 March 2015

I visited the museum to explore its use as an alternative events venue for a large international delegation that will be visitng Durban and was bowled over by the incredible snap-shot of Durban and South African history that it captures. If you are interested in...More

1  Thank travellerdbn
Reviewed 9 November 2014

Its a nice museum but I wish they had more history to offer. I must say it gives a good insight about the life and times of workers and how they lived in the society. Visit if you must as its a small museum and...More

1  Thank Kunal A
Reviewed 20 September 2014

An important place to visit if you want to understand more about apartheid and its impacts. Well worth a visit.

1  Thank Merle C
Reviewed 11 September 2014

SO! have driven past this museum a thousand times but never gone in. Went there recently on a workshop. It's very interesting! The exibits are looking a little tired in places but the content is there & is fascinating for locals & foreigners. Kwa Muhle...More

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