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The Durban Local History Museums

Bergtheil Museum

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Cato Manor
Heritage
Centre

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KwaMuhle
Museum

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Mpumalanga Heritage Museum

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Old Court
House
Museum

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Old House
Museum

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Pinetown
Museum

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Durban
Maritime
Museum

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D-Abouturban is the gateway to KwaZulu-Natal’s rich multi-cultural heritage. eThekwini Municipality exhibits this enthralling history to the public in several unique museums located within the city.

The collections, exhibitions and programmes at the Durban Local History Museums provide a captivating window into eThekwini’s diverse history and rich cultural heritage.

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News, Events, Exhibitions & Articles

News
20th October 2020

Durban’s Historic Climate Action Plan

Mayor Mxolisi Kaunda presenting Durban's Climate Action plan in September 2020 One of the Durban Local History Museum's project, the Amandla Liberation Heritage…
Events
12th October 2020

Poetry Africa 2020!

Today marks the first day of the 2020 Poetry Africa Festival, a highlight on the Durban cultural calendar, presented by the Centre for…
Ohlange High School todayArticles
6th October 2020

Umlando Wesikhungo oHlange Institute

Kule nyanga edlule kumenyezelwe ukuthi isikhungo i-“oHlange Institute” selifakwe ohlwini lwezindawo ezingamagugu esizwe sibekwa isikhungo sikahulumeni esibizwa ngokuthi South African Heritage Resources Agency…
Articles
5th October 2020

Museums and Access

In South Africa much of our recorded history is housed in museums, libraries, and archives. This may be objects in museum collections or…
Events
28th September 2020

Interacting at a distance: SAMA webinars

The coronavirus pandemic has had deep-reaching effects on many aspects of life. A number of countries implemented partial or full lockdowns to prevent…
Articles
31st March 2020

Wentworth: The Beautiful Game and the Making of Place

What better thing to do while whiling away the hours at home, than read! And you may as well enrich your local knowledge…

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