The Sam Cohen Library was officially opened in 1977. Preserved in this reference library and archive is a rich collection of photos, books and other publications which are available for a fee.
Museum Open Times
|Monday – Sunday||10:00 – 17:00|
Sam Cohen Library Open Times
|Monday – Friday||08:00 – 13:00|
|15:00 – 17:00|
|Every 2nd Saturday of Month||09:00 – 13:00|
What Visitors say about us
Founded in 1951 by dentist Dr Alfons Weber, this museum is the largest private run museum in Namibia. It accommodates displays related to zoology, geology, archaeology and technology as... read more
Swokumund proved to be an interesting stop. Spent a few hours in the Museum and really enjoyed the whole experience. There’s a super Biltong shop across the square.
If you want to learn something about Swakopmund and it’s country Namibia, please stop by. There is an excellent collection of animals, butterflies and insects. There... read more
the museum was a very interesting place to visit and very informative , I cannot remember what we paid but it was not a lot and very cheap.