Museums in Johannesburg

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If you don’t know where you’re from, you won’t know where you’re going… History plays an important role in everyone’s lives. South Africa has a rich and interesting background and there are a number of museums across the country that illustrates this. Find an array of museums in Johannesburg each showcasing something different, for you to take your kids or your school to.

Origins Centre Reviews
Johannesburg
The Origins Centre and Museum tells a story of how all humans began in Africa, developed tools,...
All ages
Sci-Bono Discovery Centre
Johannesburg
World Class interactive science museum offering science & technology programmes for general pub...
All ages
Museum Africa
Johannesburg
Johannesburg's major history and cultural museum housed in the old fruit and vegetable market w...
All ages
Hector Peterson Museum
Johannesburg
A memorial to the 1976 Soweto student rebellion. The Museum is named after Hector Peterson who ...
From 6 - 14 yrs old
The Planetarium
Johannesburg
Star shows and space travel birthday parties
From 5 yrs - All ages
Constitution Hill
Johannesburg
Educational tours, promotion of our constitution, children's walk, apartheid memoirs
From 2 yrs - All ages
Johannesburg Art Gallery
Johannesburg
Art Gallery with a number of important collections of international significance. We offer chil...
From 6 yrs - All ages
Wits Art Museum
Johannesburg
Contemporary & historical art museum/gallery
All ages
Museum of Military History
Johannesburg
A home for the memory and study of military history of South Africa. We also offer school tours...
All ages
Adler Museum of Medicine
Johannesburg
The history of medicine, dentistry and pharmacy through the ages. From children's birthday part...
From 4 - 14 yrs old
Gold Reef City Theme Park
Johannesburg
Gold Reef City Theme Park has an abundance of adventures rides, restaurants, history, site-seei...
National Cultural History Museum
Johannesburg
A museum which explores South Africa's cultural diversity with various permanent and temporary ...
All ages
James Hall Museum of Transport
Johannesburg
Transport Museum which offers tours for school groups and holiday programs for children.
All ages
Apartheid Museum
Johannesburg
interactive history museum that illustrates the rise and fall of apartheid in South Africa.
From 12 - 18 yrs old

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