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Natural Science Museum

234 Anton Lembede Street, Durban 4001, South Africa
+27 31 311 2256
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“city hall” (9 reviews)
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234 Anton Lembede Street, Durban 4001, South Africa
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+27 31 311 2256
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"city hall"
in 9 reviews
"egyptian mummy"
in 2 reviews
"public library"
in 2 reviews
"on display"
in 3 reviews
"free entrance"
in 2 reviews
"rainy day"
in 2 reviews
"well worth the visit"
in 2 reviews
"couple of hours"
in 2 reviews
"dodo"
in 4 reviews
"dinosaurs"
in 4 reviews
"butterflies"
in 2 reviews
"skeleton"
in 2 reviews
"conservation"
in 3 reviews
"rhino"
in 3 reviews
"school"
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Reviewed 11 January 2018

What a wonderful experience. Fascinating and well worth the visit. The art gallery is a must. Visited with my Daughter in law and 3 granddaughters, between the ages of 4 and 7, which proved a bit hectic as they were fascinated in the beginning, but...More

Thank Noleen H
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Reviewed 9 January 2018

Having visited the museum as a child it was great to go and see it again. There have been updates and the museum isn't in terribly bad shape! Definitely needs a bit of work though to get it back in shape!

Thank JodySimpson
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Reviewed 1 January 2018

Difficult to find and is located at City Hall but not well sign posted. there is an impressive collection preserved birds insects and mammals. A good hour can be spent here and a good place to take children. If time permits visit the art gallery...More

1  Thank GordonW318
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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

1  Thank TiredSoloWalker
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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
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Reviewed 23 July 2017

Nice to wonder around during the week while other work. Interesting and informative. Also good for school projects.

Thank 798joeyv
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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.

1  Thank Jenith V
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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
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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
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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
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