History


The History Of Simon's Town

World famous Simon’s Town has a rich history and unique charm that will leave you wanting more.  From museums to our naval base, learn about the history of Simon’s Town.

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Just Nuisance

The life and story of the legendary Great Dane, Able Seaman Just Nuisance, continues to capture the hearts and imagination of visitors to Simon's Town.

See his statue on Jubilee Square, visit his grave on the mountainside and call in at Simon's Town Museum for a full history.

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Museums

Explore the rich cultural and historic heritage of Simon’s Town.

- Simon’s Town Museum
- SA Navy Museum
- Simon's Town Heritage Museum

Heritage

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