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Exhibition
Exhibition
Family days for children with autism and/or sensory disorder
 
datesAug 25
venueConstitution Hill
Braamfontein Johannesburg
time9.30am-12.30pm
costFree
contactemail or call to register
Tel: 011 381 3121
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Play Africa is a groundbreaking, community-connected children’s museum based at Constitution Hill, Play Africa is a shared public space that champions children’s rights, inspires children and strengthens family relationships by offering unique three-dimensional learning experiences. Based at the iconic Constitution Hill, Play Africa transforms and re-casts the former prison into a joyful hub of play, learning and discovery. Through unique exhibits and programmes with a focus on Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Maths, Play Africa ignites curiosity and a love of learning in young people, building the next generation of South African inventors, problem-solvers and innovators.

We welcome children to play every day - but on these special dates tailor our offering for the families of children with Autism. Tell a friend.
Museum
Museum
Farm to Market Play event at Play Africa
datesJan 10
venueConstitution Hill
Braamfontein Johannesburg
timeFri: 10am-11:30am
Wed and Fri: 2pm-3:30pm
costDonations welcome
ageFri mornings: walking to 36mnths
Afternoons: 3-8yrs
contactAnn
Cell: 060 321 2973
Tel:
011 480 4892
Send us an e-mail
Visit our web site
Play Africa's brand new Farm to Market exhibit offers you a chance to come and share in the delight of make believe with your children as you plant, harvest and sell fruit and vegetables as part of this colourful exhibit. Come play with this and other related activities and play areas. Tell a friend.
 
Science / Tech.
Science / Tech.
Lego Saturdays
datesOct 21
venueConstitution Hill
Braamfontein Johannesburg
time10am
12pm
costPrice upon request
age5-10yrs
contactFuthi Mbongwe
Tel: 011 381 3121, 011 480 4892
Send us an e-mail
Visit our web site
Children of all ages get to experience Lego Stations at which they can engage in free play or take part in facilitated sessions to build their Ideal World, play fun games in pairs, engage in Storytelling Lego, or for the 8-10 year old build simple and powered machines using Lego! Tell a friend.
Holiday Programs
Holiday Programs
Play Africa holiday program
 
datesOct 2-6
venueConstitution Hill
Braamfontein Johannesburg
time9- 3.30am
costEntry if free but we appreciate donations where families can
age1-10yrs
contactMpho
Tel: 011 381 3121
Send us an e-mail
Visit our web site
Oct 02 : Sensory Play
Oct 03 : Building Challenge with our rigamajig and Imagination Playground
Oct 04 : Duplo and Dinosaurs
Oct 05 : Music and Stories
Oct 06: The Big Draw Tell a friend.
Science / Tech.
Science / Tech.
Science Saturdays
datesSep 30
venueConstitution Hill
Braamfontein Johannesburg
time10am-12pm
costPrice upon request
age5-10yrs
contactFuthi Mbongwe
Tel: 011 480 4892
Send us an e-mail
Visit our web site
The Children's Planetarium is a state of the art, portable dome that can fit up to 40 students. from inside, children observe the Southern Hemisphere stars, search for constellations and planets, and experience a clear night sky undisturbed by urban pollution.

Children also get to experience our maker space station that allows them to create space related items out of recycled materials. Consolidating the learning that took place in the children's planetarium. Tell a friend.
 


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