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Iziko Maritime Centre, Cape Town

Iziko Maritime Centre - Cape Town, South Africa
Iziko Maritime Centre
Dock Road, Cape Town, South Africa 8001Map
1st Floor, Union-Castle House
+27 21 405 2880
Neighborhood: V & A Waterfront
Overview

The sea has had a profound influence on the history of Cape Town and the Iziko Maritime Centre, located at the V & A Waterfront, gives an insight into that nautical bond with many interesting exhibits. Shipwreck artifacts, naval history, commercial fishing, passenger liners, and an actual navy ship can be seen here. The decommissioned SAS Somerset is berthed on a quay outside the museum – one of the six sites of the South African Cultural History Museum. The SAS Somerset is the only Boom Defence Vessel left in the world and is open to the public.

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Iziko Maritime Centre General Information
  • Open Hours: Monday to Sunday from 10:00 AM to 05:00 PM
  • Type: Attractions & Landmarks
  • Credit Cards Accepted: mastercard, visa
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