SA Maritime Centre | Western Cape Government

SA Maritime Centre


The South African Maritime Museum is a major attraction at the V&A Waterfront in Cape Town. It features floating exhibits such as the SAS Somerset (the world's last surviving boom defense ship) and the Alwyn Vincent (a steam tug) both of which are moored at the V&A waterfront.

Location: Cape Town, South Africa
Office Hours:

Centre hours subject to change without prior notification:
Open: Monday to Sunday: 10:00 - 17:00
Closed: Workers Day and Christmas Day

Website: Maritime Centre
Owned / Funded by / Endorsed by: (The Government of South Africa)
Facility Category: Museums
Contact Information:
Street Address:

1st Floor, Union-Castle House, Dock Road, V & A Waterfront

Postal Address:

PO Box 61, Cape Town, 8000

General Enquiries:
Telephone: 021 419 2505
Fax: 021 419 7332
Contact Notes:

No entrance fee. Donations only.

Contact person: Thys van der Merwe
Tel: 021 405 2884 or 021 464 1261

The content on this page was last updated on 20 September 2017