Join us for an educational sailing exploration in celebration of the annual Humpback Whale Migration. We cast off on Saturday, 26th June at 09h00 from the Walvis Bay Waterfront and set sail as part of the Welcoming the Whales to Walvis Bay Festival 2021! Onboard talk by Dr. Simon Elwin of the Namibian Dolphin Project […]
On 24 April 2021 at 14:00-15:30 come join our wellness coach Monika Walter for an interesting workshop about parental stress.Do you feel worn out as a parent?Maybe you think you are not good enough? Come and learn how you can dig into your own resources by practicing some simple exercises that will help you keep […]
On 23 April 2021 at 14:00 – 15:30 our Assistant Curator, Nadine Phiri, will share her Namibian Sign Language Skills in the interactive workshop. The participants will see a special performance and learn some common words and phrases in the Namibian Sign Language. Charge: N$ 60 per person. For more information about the workshop, contact […]
On 20 – 24 April 2021 the Swakopmund Museum presents an exhibition to honour Autism Awareness Week. The exhibition will address multiple questions, like “What is Autism?”, “What are the signs of Autism?” and will feature Stepping Stone School and Autism Coastal Namibia Committee and their activities. Students from Stepping Stone School will present the […]
We are very sorry but due to the essential savings, the Swakopmund Museum, Sam Cohen Library and Archives will be closed on Mondays until end of June 2021.
Topic Trying to understand a species worth saving: Temminck’s ground pangolin in Namibia Presented by Kelsey Prediger (Research Associate and Student of the Biodiversity Research Centre-NUST) Language English Date 29 October 2020 Time At 6pm Place Swakopmund Museum Lecture Hall On the 29th of October at 6pm we present the lecture ” Trying to understand […]
Film Seeds of Profit Running Time 50 Minutes Language French, with English subtitles Date 20th October 2020 Time At 6pm Place Swakopmund Museum Lecture Hall In collaboration with the Goethe Institute Namibia, the Scientific Society Swakopmund will be screening the Film, “Seeds of Profit”. The screening takes place on Tuesday the 20th of October at […]
Film Picture a Scientist Running Time 97 Minutes Language English Date 15th October 2020 Time At 6pm Place Swakopmund Museum Lecture Hall In collaboration with the Goethe Institute Namibia, the Scientific Society Swakopmund will be screening the documentary film “Picture a Scientist”. The screening takes place on Thursday the 15th of October at 6pm in […]
The Swakopmund Museum has a 50% discount on Saturdays! Adults pay N$ 15 and children N$ 5. We are open from 10 till 17 every day including public holidays. Everyone is welcome to Swakopmund Museum!
On 21 –27 September 2020 the Scientific Society Swakopmund invites the public to celebrate the Heritage Week 2020 at the Swakopmund Museum and COSDEF Arts and Crafts Centre. This year the theme is “Ombazu Ndjiritutumuna | Building Cultural Resilience – The New Normal” and the program encompasses not only offline but also online events. The […]