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Apartheid Museum: Tours & Tickets

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This museum is architecturally interesting and packed with thoughtful, often brutal, reminders of South Africa’s history.
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Northern Park Way and Gold Reef Rd, Johannesburg 2001, South Africa
+27 11 309 4700
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Had a great visit while waiting to fly later that evening. Had the hotel organise a driver for 2 of us, a 5 hr trip, for the price of one person on the tour bus! Great visit with lots to see and learn!
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The Apartheid Museum was an extraordinary experience, not to be missed. Important lessons of history, of humanity. Just DON'T BOOK THROUGH VIATOR whose guides are useless (ours slept in the car during our visit) and costs are sky-high. The museum only costs about $5 for a
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This museum is a must but you need several hours to read and digest the pictures, information and media. Several film clips to watch with seating provided.
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The apartheid museum in Joburg is a must see for everyone who is coming to Joburg! The museum is great and gives a lot of information so that even if you had no clue about apartheid, you will have a good base knowledge about what happens after visiting the museum. Great
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Next up was the Apartheid Museum. I thought the history of racism in the US was bad, but it was really something else to learn about the history of racial relations in South Africa. There were a lot of wordy exhibits though, and our time was limited, so we didn't get to read
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