Founded in 1825 and housing more than 1.5 million specimens of scientific importance, the museum has collections ranging from fossils dating back almost 700 million years to insects and fish caught last week, from stone tools made 120,000 years ago to traditional clothes from the last century and modern T-shirts.

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Address Queen Victoria Street, 25
Phone number 0027(0)214813800

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South African Museum

Queen Victoria Street, 25

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