Heritage: Isandlwana centre to be upgraded

2008-05-12 00:00

The visitors’ centre at Isandlwana, KZN’s most popular battlefields destination, is to be upgraded with new displays and improved interpretation of the 1879 battle.

Amafa CEO Barry Marshall said they will be putting in new displays of their collection of Martini Henry rifles used by the British, uniforms and artifacts like buckles and buttons and Zulu weapons.

The upgrade will begin on May 19 and will disrupt the visitor experience for three weeks. The battlefield itself will be open as usual.

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