One of the leading tourist attractions in Nelson Mandela Bay, Bayworld is unique in Southern Africa, embracing a natural and cultural history Museum combined with a Snake Park and Oceanarium. It is located in the heart of the Port Elizabeth beachfront and serves up a feast of edutainment to hundreds of thousands of visitors each year.
The main activities of the Complex are research and education aimed at stimulating a greater awareness of the need for conservation of South Africa’s natural and cultural heritage. Research and education programmes focus on marine life, reptiles, maritime and local history.
Opening times: 9:00-16:30 (Daily, except 25 December)
Seal & Penguin presentation daily at 11:00 & 15:00
Snake Interaction daily at 12:00
Current entry fee:
Children (3-17 years): R25.00
Exhibitions and Events Centre atBayworld
Make sure your Friends of Bayworld membership is paid up to date and join us for the AGM, I will present on our Night at the Museum (NATM) event, and call for ideas and volunteers for next year's NATM. After the AGM there will an exclusive Torch Light Tour of Africa's Prehistoric World for Friends of Bayworld including refreshments. Remember to RSVP before the 25th of September and to bring your own torch.