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Winterton Museum

Open Now: 08:00 - 16:00
Open today: 08:00 - 16:00
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Anglo Boer War Museum and relics

Not a planned stop-Drove by my accident- We loved it, relating history to our 7 yr old. Curator... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2018
LizelleSol
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Johannesburg, South Africa
via mobile
Lovely little museum

This small museum offers some really interesting information on the Boer/English wars. It also... read more

Reviewed 17 September 2018
Linda F
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Doonside, South Africa
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Church Street, Winterton 3340, South Africa
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+27 36 488 1885
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Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

Not a planned stop-Drove by my accident- We loved it, relating history to our 7 yr old. Curator was very friendly and accommodating. Our son loved seeing all the history and we were able to show him all relevant info before making our way to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank LizelleSol
Reviewed 17 September 2018

This small museum offers some really interesting information on the Boer/English wars. It also offers a great history of Winterton - some of the early settlers and their history. Outside there are ancient farm implements and a fascinating old caravan made out of wood. Although...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Linda F
Reviewed 27 April 2018

This is not a large museum but is well worth an hour of anyone's time. The exhibits are interesting but I particularly enjoyed the photographs. The Boer War ones are especially good.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Jeff B
Reviewed 9 March 2018

The exhibits are worth seeing but the information about the surrounding area and where to find guides/ cost was invaluable. Ezekiel was so helpful in making phone calls and arranging our tours. A real find

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank 2onholiday
Reviewed 5 July 2017

It was very interesting , could do with a little more interaction with someone who knows their history . It is pretty much a self walk tour , no one to ask questions to

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank ChristineD4557
Reviewed 22 June 2017

The Winterton Museum is excellent , has a huge collection of history in the area, a visit is worthwhile and you will enjoy the experience

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank wombleSouthAfrica
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Pop into this museum with your family.. awesome surprise. You will enjoy history.. and ethnic side too.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Adyw85
Reviewed 1 April 2017

small but interesting collection of travelling caravan,farm implements and history of colonial and Boer clothing,lifestyle and battles.Collection of Besotho and KhoiKhoi and San rock art.Quaint ,musty and rustic typing instruments.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank LucilleH83
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Informative little museum, although the lady at the desk at the door not very helpful. The Weston caravan is located here and the history behind this is very inspiring.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank RHulley
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Was a very interesting visit.The museum was an old prison from back in the day.If you intersted in some of south african history.its the place to go.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank helencL4288CV
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