Famous Museums in Pietermaritzburg

The museums in Pietermaritzburg give the very essence of its citizens and rich culture. If you are looking for something deeper and more meaningful, head to the museums in city. Explore the cultural, artistic, scientific, or historical side of Pietermaritzburg with these museums.
We have curated a variety of the best and free museums in city, besides the usual arts or historical ones. Explore and engage yourself with the wonders of science at the museum of science in Pietermaritzburg. Get fascinated by the exceptional stories of heroes at war museums or memorials. You can go wow with your kids at the Natural history museums or enjoy some time at children's museums in Pietermaritzburg.
Check out this list for an entertaining and enlightening trip to the museums in Pietermaritzburg.

Let's explore the finest collection of museums in Pietermaritzburg:

  1. #1 of 7 Museums in Pietermaritzburg
    - Used in 48 itineraries
    Butterflies For Africa

    Tags: Art Gallery, Museum, Garden, Walking Area

    Address: 37 Willowton Rd, Pietermaritzburg 3201, South Africa

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    This place is home to a wide range of tropical butterflies. As you enter this place, you will find yourself walking amidst the butterflies in a lush green surrounding. Apart from butterflies, there ar...Read more

  2. #2 of 7 Museums in Pietermaritzburg
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    Comrades Marathon House

    Tags: Sport, Landmark, Historical Site, Race Track

    Address: Pietermaritzberg, South Africa

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The Comrades Marathon is one of the oldest and largest marathons of South Africa. While the marathon destination changes regularly, it is usually held between the cities of Pietermaritzberg and Durban...Read more

  3. #3 of 7 Museums in Pietermaritzburg
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    Tatham Art Gallery Image
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    Tags: Museum

    Address: Chief Albert Luthuli St, Pietermaritzburg, 3200, South Africa

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
    Google Reviews
    Taiyaba Cassim

    A wonderful experience for the whole family. So much to learn from and look at. Ample parking and helpful friendly staff

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  4. #4 of 7 Museums in Pietermaritzburg
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    Natal Museum

    Tags: Museum

    Address: 237 Jabu Ndlovu St, Pietermaritzburg 3021, South Africa

    Timings: 24-hrs Details
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    Carla Greyling

    This Museum is amazing .We paid about R5 to get in and WOW i wouldve paid R50 . Very well maintained and looked after .Very informative and up to date. Definitely worth going there. Very small kids mi...

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  5. #5 of 7 Museums in Pietermaritzburg
    Msunduzi Museum - Incorporating Voortrekker Complex Image
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    Tags: Museum

    Address: 351 Langalibalele St, Pietermaritzburg, 3201, South Africa

    Timings: 09:00 am - 04:00 pm Details
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    Nkosikhona Khumalo

    Most awesome artifacts especially the musical instruments! Superbalist

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  6. #6 of 7 Museums in Pietermaritzburg
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    Macrorie House Museum

    Tags: History Museum, Landmark, Historical Site

    Address: 11 Jabu Ndlovu St, Pietermaritzburg 3201, South Africa

    Timings: 24-hrs Details
  7. #7 of 7 Museums in Pietermaritzburg
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    Tatham Art Gallery

    Tags: Art Museum, Art Gallery, Arts And Crafts

    Address: Cnr Commercial Rd/Church Street, Pietermaritzburg, South Africa

    Timings: 24-hrs Details