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South African Museum

Founded in 1825, the Iziko South African Museum situated in the Company's Garden, is home to the majestic Whale Well - an enthralling experience of wonder. The Museum, a modern centre of research excellence showcases a rich range of specimens, from fossil footprints to African Dinosaurs as well as trance-inspired San rock paintings, providing insight to the diversity of the natural world we live in.




25 Queen Victoria St, Cape Town City Centre, Cape Town, 8001


Business Hours

Open: Daily from 10am to 5pm

Closed: Workers Day - 1 May; Christmas Day - 25 December


Our Offer

FREE Single Entry



021 481 3800