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Darling Museum

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Pastorie St, Darling, Darling 7345, South Africa
+27 22 492 3361
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A fascinating place

If you love antiques of all kinds, rooms filled with them, then you can spend hours browsing this... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Durban, South Africa
A blast from the past!

A very well preserved collection of items from the by gone days which did bring back some good old... read more

Reviewed 13 October 2017
Neeri M
Durban, South Africa
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“worth a visit” (5 reviews)
“the barn” (2 reviews)
“butter making” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Pastorie St, Darling, Darling 7345, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you love antiques of all kinds, rooms filled with them, then you can spend hours browsing this museum. For a small entrance fee you will see rooms filled with the paraphernalia of daily life in circa 1910. We spent a good 2 hours here...More

Thank ushanaidu
Reviewed 13 October 2017

A very well preserved collection of items from the by gone days which did bring back some good old memories. A great way to inform current generation on the lifestyle;e of either their parents or grand parents. Time well spent.

Thank Neeri M
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

Well maintained and informative. The museum has an impressive collection of farming implements and wagons. Helpful curators.

Thank LaraJB
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Lovely to see how the people used to live so long ago , the big barn or shed was interesting because there was a snake inside and we were warned not to go inside. Scary stuff but bought lovely silver souveniers afterwards at the little...More

Thank Vivienne D
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Locals and tourists come from near and far to experience our country's small town hospitality. I went on Sunday 30 April 2017 to be a tourist in my own country. One of the key attraction is the Darling Museum and its little bric-a-brac shops, art...More

Thank Katrina A
Reviewed 2 May 2017

This museum was full of history and very interesting. Loved seeing a typical home of days gone by. Worth a visit

Thank Kim M
Reviewed 1 May 2017

The Darling Museum houses a wealth of interesting exhibits, loving displayed in the old Town Hall. Well worth a visit.

Thank lking417
Reviewed 21 March 2017

We learnt so much about Darling and the history of the area on our visit. There are some beautiful items and the themes are well presented. Children of the 1940s & 50s will find much to enjoy in nostalgia. Do leave enough time to tour...More

Thank sonoscozzese
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

On our 2-night stay, we visited the Museum to gain an insight into the history of the town. The lady on reception, a volunteer, was very friendly & welcoming. The exhibits are well laid out & do visit the Barn at the rear, which contains...More

Thank Bowring14
Reviewed 12 February 2017

So interesting! Loads of old artefacts mostly from Darling! Well presented in different settings - stories about local residents and local history! Not to be missed!

Thank Glamper1000
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