Head to Swakopmund Museum to find an eclectic collection of artifacts that will help you understand the history of the town and the whole of Namibia. Located just beneath a lighthouse, the small museum boasts a wide range of items, from stamps and war medals, to dental instruments from the colonial era. You'll also stumble upon a reconstructed colonial home interior, a reminder of the town's rich German heritage. By using our Swakopmund day trip planning tool, you can arrange your visit to Swakopmund Museum and other attractions in Swakopmund.
Tours to Swakopmund Museum
$62 BOOK WITH VIATOR Swakopmund Explorer Township Tour in Mondesa with Nande the Township Local Guide
Duration: 4 hours
$51 BOOK WITH VIATOR Swakopmund & Walvisbay Historical Cycling or by Car Township Tours
Duration: 4 hours
Swakopmund Museum reviews
This is a small museum right next to the Swakopmund beach. It shows a glimpse of life in the early 20th century. Many of the items were collected by its founder, a German doctor. There are some... more »
The shark fish were cool! The view of the ocean from the upper part of the museum was great. Such a low price for a nice experience! Would go back again more »
What a fantastic museum! Very informative and very good displays. Well worth the visit if you like history!
Its a nice place to spend some time. There are many good collection of old stuff which you have never seen. You may see revolution of the technology and some skeleton of animals as well. Entrance fee around 10-30 N$. If you are around swakopmund,its worth to visit this museum.
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