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Natural Science Museum

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234 Anton Lembede Street, Durban 4001, South Africa
+27 31 311 2256
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“city hall” (5 reviews)
234 Anton Lembede Street, Durban 4001, South Africa
+27 31 311 2256
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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

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.

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
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Very nice museum. We loved our time that we spent there. Well looked after museum. Can recommend it for anybody

Thank louiselategan
Reviewed 12 May 2017

The natural science museum is an ideal place for youngsters as I could experience with my last visit with my young cousins. The children can learn a lot from their visit.

Thank car0linamary
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Acompact museum with some great exhbits, with a strong empahasis on rhinos, birds and insects. Located inside the beautiful and ancient premises of Durban's city hall, this is well worth a visit, not just to experience the exhibits but to gain a flavour of colonial...More

1  Thank wg t
Reviewed 2 March 2017

You'll need a couple of hours to wander around. I found this museum well kept and informative. well worth visiting for local or overseas visitors. There's no coffee shop though and nothing nice nearby that i found!

2  Thank 712sandimac
Reviewed 5 February 2017

This small museum has loads of exhibits, with new ones coming out all the time. The staff are excellent with public, answering a whole range of questions and keen to receive collections. The temporary exhibits are thought provoking and there are regular activities

Thank Jone P
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