The Sam Cohen Library was officially opened in 1977. The reference library and archive host a a rich collection of photos, books, publications and newspapers dating back to 1898. The historical documents can be viewed at a fee.
The Swakopmund Museum is the largest privately run museum in Namibia. It was founded in 1951 by dentist Dr. Alfons Weber. The Museum accommodates various displays including zoology, geology, archaeology and technology as well as present and historical exhibits of Namibian culture and people.
Museum Opening Times
|Monday – Sunday||10:00 – 17:00|
Sam Cohen Library Opening Times
|Monday – Friday||08:00 – 13:00|
|15:00 – 17:00|
What Visitors say about us
- Michael W
We would have gone to the aquarium on our free day in Swakopmund but unfortunately it was closed on Mondays, so we opted for the museum instead. In the end... read more
14th September 2022