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Museums in South Africa

This is the selection of Museums places in South Africa. These Museums places were published by their management teams in South Africa
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Phansi Museum Durban Phansi Museum  (Durban, 4001)
The most popular exhibit is the life-size marionette room, where thirty life-size puppets are adorned with ceremonial dress from all over Southern Africa. This collection was exhibited at ...
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Talana Museum Dundee Talana Museum  (Dundee, 3000)
Nestled at the base of Talana Hill the museum is set in a 50 acre heritage park.

The Zulu name "Talana" meaning "the shelf where precious items are stored" is a ...
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Chavonnes Battery Museum Cape Town Chavonnes Battery Museum  (Cape Town, 8001)
The BoE had the battery scientifically excavated by archaeologists of the University of Cape Town led by Tim Hart, who re-discovered the exact location of the site. Then it created ...
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Kimberley Mine Museum Village and Big Hole Kimberley Kimberley Mine Museum Village and Big Hole  (Kimberley, 8301)
Welcome to a diamonds seekers destiny. Come and experience a day in a miner’s life, explore a “Hole” new experience. ...
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Cape Town Diamond Museum Cape Town Cape Town Diamond Museum  (Cape Town, 8001)
Discover the fascinating world of diamonds on a personalised tour of the Cape Town Diamond Museum - a must-see attraction for any visitor to Cape Town.
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Nelson Mandela Metropolitan Art Museum Port Elizabeth Nelson Mandela Metropolitan Art Museum  (Port Elizabeth, 6001)
Limited exhibition space requires the constant rotation of works of art from our Permanent Collection, and researchers wishing to see specific works not currently on exhibition are advised to do ...
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The South African Airways Museum Society Germiston The South African Airways Museum Society  (Germiston, 1401)
Based at the “Old Transvaal Aviation Club” at Rand Airport in Germiston, the Museum has historic items like photographs, aircraft instruments, timetables, documentation and artefacts on display. It also boasts ...
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Nelson Mandela Museum Umtata Nelson Mandela Museum  (Umtata, 5100)
Mandela has insisted that the Museum should not simply form a tribute dedicated to him. Instead it should serve as both catalyst and springboard for the upliftment and development of ...
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South African National Museum of Military History Johannesburg South African National Museum of Military History  (Johannesburg, 2035)
The South African National Museum of Military History ...
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Roodepoort Museum Florida Roodepoort Museum  (Florida, 1709)
The Roodepoort Museum covers local history, the discovery of gold on the Witwatersrand and the development of Roodepoort from mining camp to city.
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Lwandle Migrant Labour Museum  (Cape Town, 8000)
Awards:
Community-based Attraction of the Year - 2008 Provincial Tourism Awards
Annual Cultural Award - 2009 Department of Cultural Affairs & Sport ...
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South African Airways Museum Society  (Germiston, 1419)

The Aviation Society of Africa or ASA as it is better known, was founded in 1974 by a group of aircraft spotters and aviation enthusiasts with the aim of ...
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MUSEUM Photographic Art Gallery  (Cape Town, 8005)
MUSEUM is also available as a venue for functions, launches, live music and other events.
Contact Greg for rates to rent this unique space. ...
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Jan Smuts House Museum  (Centurion, 157)
The Smuts House Museum seeks to represent faithfully the life-style and multi-facetted career of one of South Africa's greatest sons, General J. C. Smuts, and to promote the holistic vision ...
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Drostdy Museum Library  (Swellendam, 6740)
The wine-cellar was the last major addition made to the Drostdy while it was still an official building and is the only section with decorative plaster-work. ...
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CP Nel Museum  (Cape Town, 8000)
Even if you are not very much interested in the historical side of life, you should experience the C.P.Nel Museum, one of the best country museums in South Africa, situated ...
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Oliewenhuis Art Museum  (Bloemfontein, 9301)
The National Museum – a natural history, cultural history and art museum – was established in 1877 and is a Declared Cultural Institution, which resorts under the Department of Arts ...
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Lake Avenue Inn-Guest Lodge  (Deneysville, 1932)
Living working Museum on the premises of Lake Avenue Inn, displays include some of the most unique Historic Motorcycles to be found anywhere in the world! The first dedicated Historic ...
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Heart of Cape Town Museum  (Cape Town, 7925)
Today, The Heart of Cape Town Museum honours all those who played a major role in the surgical feat that pushed the boundaries of science, into the dawn of a ...
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Natural Sciences Museum  (Durban, 4001)
Kwanunu Insect Arcade - Inspect some of the 750 000 identified species of insects on earth today, insects you may never have seen before.

KwaZuzulwazi Science Centre (meaning Pleace of Discovery) ...
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Bayworld  (Port Elizabeth, 6013)
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 ...
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Simons Town Museum  (Fish Hoek, 7995)
The town officially called Simon’s Town, but often referred to as Simonstown, was originally named Simon’s Vlek after Simon van der Stel, the Dutch governor of the Cape Colony between ...
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Cape Town Diamond Museum  (Cape Town, 8001)
As it cools the magma hardens to form Kimberlite and settles in vertical structures known as kimberlite pipes. These kimberlite pipes are the most significant source of diamonds, yet it ...
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Wits Adler Museum  (Johannesburg, 2193)
The African Centre for Migration and Society present a lecture by Mondli Hlatswayo as part of its Migration and Society seminar series. ...
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Irma Stern Museum  (Cape Town, 7700)
A lively temporary exhibition programme is arranged annually and visitors can enjoy the garden. ...
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National Womens Memorial & War Museum  (Bloemfontein, 9301)
We are immensely proud of this historical landmark in South Africa, and urge everyone who wants to understand this huge part of South African history, to pay us visit. ...
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The Slave Lodge  (Cape Town, 8000)
The Western Cape Government creates laws for and provides services to the people of the Western Cape. We work closely with the national government and municipalities in the Western Cape ...
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Huguenot Memorial Museum  (Franschhoek, 7690)
Welcome to the Huguenot Memorial Museum.
We are situated in one of the truly most beautiful valleys in the world,
Franschhoek, Western Cape, South Africa. ...
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James Hall Transport Museum  (Johannesburg, 2197)
In addition there is a fascinating collection of memorabilia, artefacts and special interest vehicles as well as an extremely rare and exciting steam vehicle collection. ...
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Iziko South African Museum  (Cape Town, 8001)
The Vodacom Durban July is so much more than a horse race – it's a major social and fashion event on the South African sporting calendar. ...
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Pretoria Art Museum  (Pretoria, 10)
Our value system
Our value system has been developed to guide each of our employees on a daily basis, to realise the vision of the City of Tshwane. The value system ...
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Albany Museum  (Grahamstown, 6139)
The Nelson Mandela Museum is a not for profit institution established by the government of South Africa as part of a portfolio of legacy projects that seek to transform the ...
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Nelson Mandela Former House  (Soweto, 1804)
VISION
The Mandela House strives to be a world-class visitor attraction, and a leading centre for the preservation, presentation, and research of the history, heritage and legacy of the Mandela ...
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South African Jewish Museum  (Cape Town, 8000)
The main body of the museum faces onto a paved landscaped court linking the Old Synagogue (1863) - the first synagogue built on South African soil, the Great Synagogue (1905), ...
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Robben Island  (Cape Town, 7400)

Robben Island Museum (RIM) was established in 1997. Robben Island was declared a world heritage site by UNESCO in 1999. It has also been declared:
A South African National Monument ...
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Gold of Africa Resturant  (Cape Town, 8000)
Temporary exhibitions from countries as diverse as India, Brazil, Mali and Egypt explore the commonality of this theme across geographical borders and cultural divides. ...
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East London Museum  (East London, 5201)
Established in 1921 and considered to be one of the most interesting natural and cultural history museums in the country, the East London Museum features a number of fine exhibits, ...
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Red Location Museum  (Port Elizabeth, 6200)
Visitors are not treated as consumers but active participants. The conventions of representing history as a single story are challenged through the design of the Museum spaces. The past is ...
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Apartheid Museum  (Johannesburg, 2001)
For anyone wanting to understand and experience what apartheid South Africa was really like, a visit to the Apartheid Museum is fundamental.

The museum is a beacon of hope showing the ...
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The Official Luthuli Museum  (Stanger, 4450)
From tourists to learners, the Luthuli Museum staff are ready to welcome all visitors to the legacy of Chief Albert Luthuli. Admission is free. ...
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Lake Avenue Inn, B&B and Historic Motorcycle Museum  (Deneysville, 1932)
The one and only Museum of its kind in Africa! ...
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District Six Museum  (Cape Town, 8001)
he Museum seeks to develop policies relating to heritage and memory that are both grounded in and seek to develop the interests of the poor and dispossessed ...
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Chavonnes Battery Museum  (Cape Town, 8001)
The battery is often wrongly labelled as a colonial edifice. In fact, however, it arose not out of colonialism but from something completely different: globalisation. ...
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Heart of Cape Town Museum  (Cape Town, 7925)
Surgery of the heart has probably reached the limits set by nature to all surgery and no new discovery can overcome the natural difficulties that attend a wound of the ...
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Irma Stern Museum  (Cape Town, 7700)
A lively temporary exhibition programme is arranged annually and visitors can enjoy the garden ...
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James Hall Transport Museum  (Johannesburg, 2197)
The museum is a treasure trove of information and displays dealing with over a hundred years of land transport in all its forms ...
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South African Jewish Museum  (Cape Town, 8000)
The Museum is interactive and
hi-tech, using different media to present highlights of South African history, and transforming the
Jewish community's story into
a vital account of individual and organisational roles and contributions ...
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Melrose House Museum  (Pretoria, 2)
With a solid foundation stretching back may decades, the City is a proven leader in education, research and technology, electronics and information technology, as well as defence, design and construction. ...
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Paarl Museum  (Paarl, 7646)
High standards are maintained in the educational presentations to learners and other visitor groups ...
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National Womens Memorial & War Museum  (Bloemfontein, 9301)
A visit to the War Museum is an absolute necessity for anyone who wants to understand the history of South Africa ...
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