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This is a must to know the town

The Museum is funded by donations. One way of making money is to ask for donations of books - and... read more

Reviewed 7 June 2017
canada493
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Alberta, Canada
Enjoyable museum visit

A lovely little museum, with friendly, helpful volunteer staff. It gives a lot of information on... read more

Reviewed 10 March 2017
renshicook
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Rugeley, United Kingdom
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8 Jan 2018
“Worth your while”
7 Jun 2017
“This is a must to know the town”
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R62, Calitzdorp 6660, South Africa
+27 44 213 3414
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Reviewed 8 January 2018

Very informative and has a nice bookshop. The history of Calitzdorp is very well presented with lots of old items to view.

Thank 795rayc
Reviewed 7 June 2017

The Museum is funded by donations. One way of making money is to ask for donations of books - and they sell the books. The most interesting books. Also the history of various families are displayed. Worth visiting the Museum

Thank canada493
Reviewed 10 March 2017

A lovely little museum, with friendly, helpful volunteer staff. It gives a lot of information on this lovely little town. The secondhand bookshop has some great titles for sale. Entry by a small donation. Well worth it!

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Reviewed 6 March 2017

If you are interested in history of south africa or africa you have to visit this small museum. The woman inside explained everything in a very kindly way.

Thank Acorius
Reviewed 15 February 2017

A wonderful collection of local and national artifacts casually displayed for the browser. Lovely collection of old books,Afrikaans and English, for sale.

Thank michael f
Reviewed 13 February 2017

great and informative experience of what Calitzdorp and the surrounds was like since the 1800's. lots of photographs and antiques.

Thank John D
Reviewed 3 September 2016

Dropped in for a quick visit but ended up being there for a few hours as the staff and exhibits are very informative.

Thank John D
Reviewed 29 May 2016

I had a friend visiting from Sweden and took her to the C'dorp museum. We were both VERY impressed. Very informative and very pleasant staff!

Thank Marie H
Reviewed 29 April 2016

Friendly informative staff, very interesting! The best small town museum I have been to by far! Really worth the visit!

Thank MarieLittleKaroo
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