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Talana Museum

Talana Museum - Dundee, Midlands & Battlefields, KwaZulu Natal

Talana Museum

Talana Museum in Dundee is a large complex of buildings including various museums and craft shops The main museum chronicles the economic development of Dundee as well as the varied cultures that have inhabited this area, including not only the early white pioneers, but also the Zulus, and San.

THE COAL MINE MUSEUM:
The Dundee area was a major coal producing region in the 19th and early 20th centuries. The museum displays an interesting collection of exhibits that illuminate this part of the town's history.

ANGLO BOER WAR:
The Talana Battlefield is where the first shots of the Anglo-Boer War were fired. This battle, along with the Battle at Rourke's Drift are re-enacted each year at the museum. The museum houses a large collection of documents related to the Anglo-Boer War.

THE GLASS EMPORIUM:
The collection consists of art glass produced by South African artists, as well as many other glass items used in South Africa dating back to the 19th Century.

HOURS:
Weekdays 08h:00 - 16h30
Weekends and public holidays 10:00 - 16:30





Accommodation Near Talana Museum:
Dundee Accommodation

Nearby Listings

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Sleeps: 36 in 14 units/rooms
From R 1 100,00
Per person, per night sharing.

Ingudlane Lodge

Game Reserve And Bush Lodge Accommodation in Dundee

2.1km North East of center of Talana Museum

Ingudlane Lodge boasts modern, exquisitely decorated, yet very private self-catering chalets. The chalets are self-catering units with a lounge and kitchen area, two bedrooms

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Sleeps: 38 in 15 units/rooms
From R 400,00
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Arusha Lodge

Bed & Breakfast Accommodation in Dundee

3.2km North West of center of Talana Museum

Arusha Lodge offers 14 en-suite rooms (single, double and twin rooms available). Each room is fully air conditioned (heating and cooling), fitted with a personal safe for your security and convenience. The rooms have own coffee & tea making ...

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Clivia Place

Bed & Breakfast Accommodation in Dundee

4.6km West of center of Talana Museum

This establishment accommodates 6 people comfortably with its twin bedroom en-suite and a double bedroom en-suite. The recently built cottage boasts a modern fitted kitchen and comfortable living room, overlooking a tranquil garden...

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Nxala Ranch

Bed & Breakfast Accommodation in Rorke's Drift

33.6km East of center of Talana Museum

It offers three stylish en-suite bedrooms, a lounge equipped with satellite TV and music system, a modern, fully equipped kitchen and a spacious "stoep" (veranda) with braai facilities overlooking the dam which is well stocked with bass...

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Sleeps: 6

Thatcher's Rest Self Catering Cottage

Self Catering House, Cottage, Chalet Accommodation in Biggarsberg

36.1km South West of center of Talana Museum

Thatcher's Rest Self Catering Cottage, 'Peace, Tranquillity and Good Fishing' is situated on a farm which lies within the Biggarsberg area of Northern KZN.

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Sleeps: 140 in 36 units/rooms
From R 100,00
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Elandsheim Retreat

Bed & Breakfast Accommodation in Dundee

40.8km South East of center of Talana Museum

Elandsheim is situated in the heart of the famous Zulu, Anglo and Boer battle sites, 55 km from Dundee, halfway between Johannesburg and Durban. We are surrounded by privately owned game reserves, rivers, waterfalls and magnificent Zululand thornveld

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Sleeps: 245 in 7 units/rooms
From R 250,00
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The Ridge Self Catering & B&B

Self Catering House, Cottage, Chalet Accommodation in Newcastle

48.3km North West of center of Talana Museum

Our rooms have a bedroom downstairs with a loft upstairs .open plan kitchen ,lounge area with some units have baths with shower attachments and others shower only.

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Zinyati Lodge

Bed & Breakfast Accommodation in Newcastle

48.8km North West of center of Talana Museum

Zinyati Lodge offers modern chalets and thatched roof Zulu Huts. A variety of double, single and family rooms, (all en-suite) are available. Thirty rooms in total.

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Sleeps: 79 in 36 units/rooms
From R 790,00
Per unit, per night.

Haggards on Hilldrop

Bed & Breakfast Accommodation in Newcastle

49.3km North West of center of Talana Museum

The original homestead now houses the breakfast room, dining room, offices and 3 stylishly furnished rooms decorated to suit the original history and ideal for the overseas visitor to relate themselves with Newcastle history. We also offer another...

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Sleeps: 42 in 17 units/rooms
From R 400,00
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The Farmhouse Lodge

Bed & Breakfast Accommodation in Newcastle

49.9km North West of center of Talana Museum

The Farmhouse Lodge is situated 3 minutes from the centre of the town of Newcastle in magnificent park like surroundings. We are an ideal stopover between Kruger park and the KwaZulu-Natal Coast. German spoken. Rooms air conditioned, Internet, DSTV

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