The Cultural History Museum

The Cultural History Museum

The Cultural History Museum (1879) houses many implements, photographs and artifacts of the early history of Mossel Bay. In the annex there is an exhibition of artifacts which were used by Mossel Bay's early inhabitants - the Khoi-San. The museum also arranges treasure hunts by prior arrangement and boasts a touch display which depicts the early history of Mossel Bay and the people.


Situated at the back of the Liberty Centre, lies the local history museum containing many interesting items that can be viewed including wagons used by the Rocket Brigade . When the Rosebud sank off Diaz beach in the 1890's, all crew were rescued by the Rocket Brigade. In a storm in 1993 the "Rosebud" was washed open, and towed away.

The museum houses may implements, photographs and artifacts of the early history of Mossel Bay. In the annex there is an exhibition of artifacts which were used by Mossel Bay's early inhabitants - the Khoi-San. The museum also arranges treasure hunts by prior arrangement and boasts a touch display.

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