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Kwa Muhle Museum

4.5/5
2 Reviews
Recommended sightseeing time: 2-3 hours
Address: 130 Ordnance Rd, Durban, South Africa
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Phone: 031/311-2233

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A very small museum, showing the development history of Bender, you can learn a little bit

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  • KimiK48
    KimiK48
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    Valuable insights

    Visited this small but informative museum several years ago as it was 'strategically' located between my hotel and the ICC. Gave some valuable background and insights into the ugly history and practi...

    Reviewed on /Date(1563474005000+0800)/
  • drlaz
    drlaz
    Berkeley CA
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    AIDS exhibit fresh and engrossing

    The permanent exhibit added little to what you can find about apartheid South Africa in more comprehensive museums. The AIDS exhibit, which appeared to be temporary (but that wasn't clear) said someth...

    Reviewed on /Date(1538485962000+0800)/
  • TravelSavvyJen
    TravelSavvyJen
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    Very interesting visit - sobering

    This is a must-see museum in Durban. Set in one of the original Native Affairs buildings in Durban, the exhibits completely capture the absurdities of the Apartheid system, and the callous disregard ...

    Reviewed on /Date(1530827696000+0800)/
  • Sandanezwe
    Sandanezwe
    Southbroom
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    The history of Durban labour market during apartheid times.

    This is the place where work permits were obtained is you are looking for work in Durban during the apartheid period, sadly this was applying to Black only, the old generation becomes emotional when t...

    Reviewed on /Date(1529289276000+0800)/
  • davet65
    davet65
    London, United Kingdom
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    Small but informative

    Museum is small but is very interesting in showing how apartheid (and the policies that preceded apartheid) played out in Durban/KZN in what came to be known as 'The Durban system'. The museum is hous...

    Reviewed on /Date(1528668305000+0800)/

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