News
Slider

Part of our Museum education team, along with some nervous but excited learners left for Cape Town at the start of the school spring break. The 5 learners had recently won a Speech Competition that was held at the Museum, and the theme was Nelson Mandela, celebrating his legacy in this his centenary year. The learners addressed the topic Learners were invited to address the topic “TO WHAT EXTENT AS SOUTH AFRICANS ARE WE LIVING TO THE VALUES THAT NELSON MANDELA STOOD FOR? They will be spending a week at the Robben Island Museum and will participate in a full programme as part of the Robben Island Museum Spring School. The top 5 learners were Njoko Simlindile (Nsikayethu Secondary); Madlala Lindokuhle (St John Paul II); Twayinga Onelisa (Kharina Secondary); Xulu Nomali (Masjabule High); Ndlovu Nokulunga (Georgetown High) Robben Island Museum - An agency of the Department of Arts & Culture. #kznmuseum #mandela100

Shop of Horrors

On the 20 October we will be opening a temporary exhibition called the "Shop of Horrors" in our History Gallery. It will be set up inside "Mrs Pepwort...

The KwaZulu-Natal Museum announces the publication of Garth Sampson and Dennis Neville's new book, "The world of the Seekoei River Bushmen: habitat an...

Holiday Programme

Day 1 of our holiday programme. The kids enjoyed learning all about butterflies and made some awesome butterfly suncatchers. Lots of cutting to start ...

Robben Island Museum Spring School

Part of our Museum education team, along with some nervous but excited learners left for Cape Town at the start of the school spring break. The 5 lear...

Newly Inducted Museum Council

Our newly inducted Museum Council on a behind the scenes tour of our research departments, along with colleagues from the Department of Arts and Cultu...

20th International Rock Art Congress

20th International Rock Art Congress Ghilraen Laue, a curator in our Human Sciences Department, recently attended the 20th International Rock Art Con...

Arbour Week

Arbour Week The KZN Museum Education Dept. participated in celebrating Arbour Week during the 1st week of September. Our outreach team visited school...

Speech Competition

Speech Competition The KwaZulu-Natal Museum hosted a Speech Competition at the Museum yesterday, targeted at Grade 10 & 11 history learners. Learne...

Celebrating Women in Science

Celebrating Women in Science The KZN Museum celebrated Women’s Day on Wednesday 08 August. The event celebrated Women in Science. The two guest spe...

National Science Week Meeting The Public

National Science Week Meeting The Public NSW2018# Taking the Museum to the public. The Liberty Midlands Mall provided the Museum with a space for t...

More From: Featured

Opening Times

Monday to Friday - 8:15 to 16:30 
Saturdays - 9:00 to 16:00 
Sundays - 10:00 to 15:00

ENTRANCE CHARGES

Adults (over 17 years) : R10.00

Children (4-17 years) : R 2.50 

School Learners on tour : R 1.50 per child

Pensioners & toddlers : FREE