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South African Naval Museum, Cape Town

South African Naval Museum - Cape Town, South Africa
South African Naval Museum
St George’s Street, Cape Town, South Africa 7995Map
Naval Dockyard, Simon's Town
+27 21 787 4686
Neighborhood: South Peninsula
Overview

The SA Naval museum was opened by the Chief of the Navy, Vice Admiral R C Simpson-Anderson on 1 April 1993. The collection was formerly displayed at the Castle of Good Hope in Cape Town and the Martello Tower in Simon's Town. On display is a diorama of a submarine Operations Room complete with authentic sounds and a control centre. Whilst at the museum you can visit the adjoining Dockyard Church with its splendid stained glass windows - originally the Sail Loft. Weddings and funerals are still held in the church.

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  • Open Hours: Monday to Sunday from 10:00 AM to 04:00 PM
  • Type: Other
  • Credit Cards Accepted: mastercard, visa
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