South African Maritime Museum
Cape Town • South Africa

From: Cape Town Travel GuideVictoria And Alfred Waterfront

See also: Robben IslandAlfred Mall And PierheadTwo Oceans Aquarium

South African Maritime Museum, Cape Town
The museum offers visitors a chance to take in the history of the Cape of Good Hope and the Alfred Basin. There is detailed information on the many shipwrecks that surround the nearby coastline as well as learning about the fishing industry and the shipping lines.

The museum also offers a unique collection of model ships and a variety of maritime artifacts as well as several old ships that are moored up for visitors to look at such as the SAS Somerset.

Attraction Location Guide
The South African Maritime Museum is situated within the Victoria and Alfred Waterfront near to the city centre.