KZN Amafa and Research Institute

Interpretive Centres / Museum

KwaZulu Cultural Museum

Entry Fee

Adults: R35.00 p/p
Children u/12:R20.00 p/p
Approved Educational groups (groups in uniform or booked): R5.00 p/p
Pensioners with Pensioner Card R25.00
University students with student card R25. 00

Hours

Mon –Fri: O8h00 – 16h00
Weekends: 09h00- 16h00
Public Hols: 09h00-16h00
Closed Christmas and Good Friday

 Facilities

KwaZulu Cultural Museum

Ondini Site Museum

Ondini Reconstruction

Self-Guided Trail

Audio Visual

Site Guides on request

Umuzi Bushcamp

 Info

Experience the rich cultural heritage of the KwaZulu Natal region, from the earliest inhabitants to the present. The museum houses one of the most representative collections of Zulu material culture in the country.

 

Isandlwana Battlefield

Entry Fee

Adults: R35.00 p/p
Children u/12:R20.00 p/p
Approved Educational groups (groups in uniform or booked): R5.00 p/p
Pensioners with Pensioner Card R25.00
University students with student card R25. 00

Hours

Mon –Fri: O8h00 – 16h00

Weekends: 09h00- 16h00

Public Hols: 09h00-16h00

Closed Christmas and Good Friday

Facilities

Isandlwana Interpretive Centre

Audio-visual

Shop

Isandlwana Battlefield

Self-Guided Trail

 Info

The Zulu army triumphed over the powerful British army at this battle. The battlefield is proclaimed as a Provincial Landmark

 

Shiyane / Rorkes Drift Battlefield

Entry Fee

Adults: R35.00 p/p
Children u/12:R20.00 p/p
Approved Educational groups (groups in uniform or booked): R5.00 p/p
Pensioners with Pensioner Card R25.00
University students with student card R25. 00

Hours

Mon –Fri: O8h00 – 16h00

Weekends: 09h00- 16h00

Public Hols: 09h00-16h00

Closed Christmas and Good Friday

 Facilities

Shiyane Interpretive Centre

and Battlefield

Shop

Self-Guided Trail

ELC Craft Centre

 Info

Following the Zulu victory at Isandlwana, a small group of British soldiers held out at Rorkes Drift, defeating a large Zulu Force. It resulted in the largest number of Victoria Crosses awarded for a single conflict.

 

Spioenkop Battlefield

Entry Fee

Adults: R35.00 p/p
Children u/12:R20.00 p/p
Approved Educational groups (groups in uniform or booked): R5.00 p/p
Pensioners with Pensioner Card R25.00
University students with student card R25. 00

Hours

Mon –Fri: O9h00 – 16h00

Weekends: 09h00- 16h00

Public Hols: 09h00-16h00

Closed Christmas and Good Friday

 Facilities

On- Site interpretation

Self Guided Trail

 Info

On 23 January 1900, British troops made yet another attempt to free the town of Ladysmith, which was besieged by Boer forces. A bloody battle was fought on Spioenkop

 

 

Border Cave

Entry Fee

Free

Hours

Mon –Fri: Contact OLGA VILANE to open up the visitors centre

Closed on Public Holidays

 Facilities

Interpretive Centre

Toilets

 Info

Some of the earliest examples of anatomically modern humans have been excavated at Border Cave

 

KwaDukuza: King Shaka Visitor Centre

Entry Fee

Adults:                R10. 00 pp
Children u/12 :   R5.00 pp
School Groups: R3.00 pp

Hours

Mon –Fri: O9h00 – 16h00

Weekends: 09h00- 16h00

Public Hols: 09h00-16h00

Closed Christmas and Good Friday

Facilities

Interpretive Centre

Audio-Visual

Shop

 Info

Situated on the site of King Shaka’s grave, this center tells the story of life during the time of King Shaka

Mgungundlovu Multimedia centre

Entry Fee

Adults: R35.00 p/p
Children u/12:R20.00 p/p
Approved Educational groups (groups in uniform or booked): R5.00 p/p
Pensioners with Pensioner Card R25.00
University students with student card R25. 00

Hours

Mon –Fri: O9h00 – 16h00

Weekends: 09h00- 16h00

Public Hols: 09h00-16h00

Closed Christmas and Good Friday

 Facilities

Multimedia exhibits

HD Movie

Mgungundlovu Reconstruction

Grave of Inkosinkulu

Grave of Piet Retief.

Conference Centre

 Info

uMgungundlovu was the capital of the Zulu kingdom during the reign of King Dingane. It was occupied from 1829 until 1838. A state of the art multimedia center has been constructed here, in the heart of the Valley of Zulu Kings.