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The Alte Fort Museum

Das Alte Fort Museum Grootfontein


The Alte Fort Museum in Grootfontein is one of the most versatile and interesting museums in Namibia geaturing various exhibitions about Namibia's interesting past. The following exhitbtions are permanent exhibitions in the museum: Founding of the Republic of Upingtonia, Photo display of the development of Grootfontein, Old European household utensils, Hunting trophies and weapons, Ornaments and hand crafts of the Owambo and Bushmen, Extensive show of photo and movie equipment, Dr. Hartmann's first physical map of the Northern Namibia.

Opening hours

Monday to Fridays: 08h30 – 12h30 & 14h00 – 16h30
Closed on weekends & Official Holidays

Entrance fees

  • Adult: N$ 30.00 p/p
  • Student: N$ 20.00 p/p
  • Child: N$ 15.00 p/p
  • Schoolgroup: N$ 2.00 p/p
  • After hours: N$ 50.00 p/p