Pinetown Museum- Route 6
A range of topics is featured in the museum, which focuses on local history. Displays reflect the cultural diversity of Pinetown, showcasing Zulu material culture alongside aspects of earlier settler history. Anthropology is also covered in the museum and a replica of the famous “Mrs Ples” is displayed alongside stone-age tools and artifacts.
This museum became a multi-cultural museum featuring a range of topics. Outlining several aspects of the surrounding region, the museum provides an overview of the development of the Pinetown region from prehistory to modern times. Local history features include well-known settlers and characters from the region dating from the mid 19th century, the development of the Paradise Valley waterworks, Edwardian furniture and other paraphernalia.
Entry is FREE