Apartheid Museum


The Apartheid Museum

Opened in 2001 and is acknowledged as the pre-eminent museum in the world dealing with 20th century South Africa, at the heart of which is the apartheid story.

Visit The Apartheid Museum

For anyone wanting to understand and experience what apartheid South Africa was really like, a visit fundamental. The museum is a beacon of hope showing the world how South Africa is coming to terms with its oppressive past and working towards a future that all South Africans can call their own. Some of the permanent exhibitions include – The Pillars of the Constitution, Race Classification, Journeys, Life Under Apartheid, Political Executions, Mandela’s Release, Total Onslaught, Roots of Compromise, Segregation, National Peace Accord and Bill of Rights, 1994 Election, The Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC), The New Constitution and more…

What’s on at The Apartheid Museum?


Large Range of Exhibitions

Guided Tours

Historical Information

School Visits

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12 Malcolm Ave
Johannesburg South
South Africa

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