Luthuli Museum

The Luthuli Museum was officially opened on 21 August, 2004.

It includes the original 1927 home of Chief Albert Luthuli that is situated on 3233 Nokukhanya Luthuli Street, Groutville, KwaDukuza. Today the home is a national monument. Set in lovely landscaped gardens, the grounds provide the ideal setting in which to absorb the history and achievements of a man who became the first African to receive the 1960 Nobel Prize for Peace.

He was a leader ahead of his time whose commitment to non-violence, non-racialism, democracy and human rights has left an enduring legacy.

On the site in Nokukhanya Luthuli Street is the modern Interpretative Centre that houses temporary exhibitions, where visitors gather to mark openings, school children and learners participate in workshops or perhaps members of the public view our offerings.

Vision:  To Let the Spirit of Luthuli Speak to All

Mission:  To conserve, uphold, promote and propagate the life, values, philosophies and legacy of the late Chief Albert Luthuli in the struggle against apartheid oppression respect for human rights as well as life devotion to non-violent resolution to world problems.

Contact details

3233 Nokukhanya Luthuli Street, Groutville, 4450

Tel: +27 (0)32 559 6822

Fax: (032) 559-6806

Opening Hours:  Admission is free

Mon - Sat: 08h30 - 16h00

Sun & Public Holidays:  11h00 - 15h00

Closed: 25th & 26th Dec & 1 Jan