KwaZulu-Natal Museum, a popular tourist and educational amenity and acclaimed centre of scholarly research, offers thousands of visitors a feast of attractive, modern, user-friendly displays. The KwaZulu-Natal Museum is dedicated to increasing understanding of the history of mankind in south-eastern Africa and of the Natural World, through the collection, study and display of real objects. Trade in an afternoon playing with mini plastic dinosaur toys for an afternoon spent gazing at a life-size model of a Stegosaurus, Triceratops and T-Rex. Stand under the tusks of the skeleton of the last Wild Elephant in KwaZulu-Natal. Get a dentist’s view of a Hippopotamus, staring into its wide open pink jaw in the Mammal Hall. Take a slow snail trail and marvel at the Mollusca Collection of tiny and gigantic slugs representing most land snail species of SA.
Recommended Age Groups
Toddlers (1 to 3 years), Pre-Schoolers (3 to 6 years), Children (6 to 9 years), Tweens (9 to 12 years), Teens (12 to 18 years), Adults (18 + years)