Archaeology Education Programme

The Mossel Bay Archaeology Educational Project 

This mock archaeological dig site has been developed for the museum’s archaeology education programme aimed at Grade 6 and 7 learners.  It enables learners to see the scientific research progress. 

General information and how to book this museum programme:

  • Schools must contact the museum to book a date. 

  • Indicate your language of choice.

  • Schools then obtain permission from Education Department supplying date and time.  

  • Learners bring their lunches and writing utensils with.

  • Bookings are done on a first come, first served basis.

  • Contact persons at the Dias Museum are Connie, Nora and Brigitte, Tel no: 044 691 1067.

  • School learners in uniform do not pay entrance fees to the museum!

Entrance Fees - Complex

Entrance Fees

Complex Entry

Adults: R 30
Pensioners (SA Citizens): R 20
Scholars Gr1 - 12: R 10

Preschoolers: Free

Entrance Fees - Complex & Caravel

Notice to Visitors

Caravel Closure

We regret to inform you that the Caravel is temporarily closed until further notice for your safety.

Opening Hours
  • Monday To Friday 09:00 to 16h45
  • Saturday & Public Holidays09:00 to 15:45
  • Sunday09:00 to 15:45

Contact Info

+27 (0)44 691 1067


1 Market Street

Mossel Bay, South Africa