Discover KZN’s majestic creatures at the Durban Natural Science Museum

Discover KZN’s majestic creatures at the Durban Natural Science Museum

This place will blow your mind!

Durban Natural Science Museum
Durban Natural Science Museum/ supplied

Step into a world of nature, creatures, and beauty captured in time at the Durban Natural Science Museum.

This place is more than a museum, it is one of KZN's greatest institutions. This museum is the most utilized natural science museum in the country, and rightly so; it boasts some of the most diverse fauna and flora in the world. 

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Travel through the Umhlanga Nature Reserve, find out what the tiniest egg a South African animal can lay is, and even see a ginormous Japanese Spider Crab while taking a mere five steps. 

Nestled in the heart of Durban City Hall, you can find this haven for inquisitive minds. 

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The best part about this is that it is suitable for all ages and completely free of charge. 

"The Durban Natural Science Museum is dedicated to the earth, it's history, it future, its life and the life forms that live and have lived on it," shares SA Venues

The proof is in the pudding! The care and detail taken in preserving each display is astonishing. This is a must-visit spot in KZN. 


1st Floor, Durban City Hall, Smith Street, Durban.


Monday to Saturday from 08h30 to 15h45.
Sunday 11h00-15h45

Contact the museum to find out more 031 311 2256

Durban Natural Science Museum outside
Durban Natural Science Museum outside/ supplied

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