Apartheid Museum

Local nameApartheid Museum
LocationGauteng, South Africa

The Apartheid Museum is a museum in Johannesburg, South Africa illustrating apartheid and the 20th century history of South Africa. The museum, part of the Gold Reef City complex, was opened in November 2001.The Apartheid Museum allows visitors to experience the racial segregation that occurred during apartheid by separating them by racial appearance classified by the width of the nose, the kinks in hair, skin pigmentation, and size of lips as well as the language they spoke an most ultimately their race. The apartheid museum is a symbol of the democracy South Africa has and diversity which was granted to the whole country in 1994.

All races are welcome at this museum.

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Opening hours

Daily: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

The Museum is closed on Good Friday
and Christmas Day.


Adults: R95
Pensioners, students, children: R80

There are also guided tours available for additional R10 per person. The tours must be booked in advance. There are no guided tours available on Mondays.

More information and contact

Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Apartheid_Museum

Official Website http://www.apartheidmuseum.org/

Facebook https://www.facebook.com/Apartheid-Museum-168740099627/?ref=ts

Email info@apartheidmuseum.org

Phone +27 11 309 4700

Address Northern Parkway and Gold Reef Road, Ormonde, Johannesburg, South Africa

Coordinates -26°14'15.783" N 28°0'30.36" E

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