Pietermaritzburg's Hidden Gem: Why KwaZulu-Natal Museum deserves your visit

Pietermaritzburg's Hidden Gem: Why KwaZulu-Natal Museum deserves your visit

Where art, science, and culture collides...

KwaZulu-Natal Museum
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Step back in time to a place that chronicles the history of the region. The KZN museum is a charming experience filled with natural and cultural discoveries. 

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An insider's guide to the KwaZulu-Natal Museum

Expect a family-friendly day filled with a never-ending journey of revelation. There is also a T-Rex and a replica Victorian street - how cool!

Since its opening on 30 November 1904, it houses significant heritage collections, internationally acclaimed for their diverse content, including regional archaeology, African cultural artefacts, European settler history, seashells, insects, and various forms of animal life. 

As the largest national museum in KwaZulu-Natal, it takes pride in safeguarding a crucial collection of Zulu craft objects, focusing on the collection, preservation, study, and exhibition of culturally and scientifically valuable items.

It’s a must-see if you’re heading to Pietermaritzburg. 

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