Maritime Centre

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Cape Town , South Africa
Street 1st fl, Union-Castle House, Dock Rd
+27 21 405 2880
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adult/child R10/free
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Lonely Planet review

This small museum, stocked with model ships, houses the John H Marsh Maritime Research Centre , a resource for those interested in South Africa’s maritime history. The main exhibition is about the ill-fated voyage of the Mendi , which sank in the English Channel in 1917 taking 607 black troops to a watery grave.