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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Took a quick tour of the area. Looked nice! Loved seeing the art in the area. The tour guide we had told us how this was the area he loved to hang out in :-D Also gave us some history of NewTown and the surrounding...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed July 14, 2019 via mobile

We had food tour that started in Newton ,it was lovely to see art in this area of town and how creative artists are

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed September 27, 2018

Located on the west of Joburg Central. This town housed a number of museum and theatre at the border between these 2 areas. Is a nicer area compare to south part of Joburg Central.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

One of my favourite hang outs on a Saturday. So many artists and the food is absolutely mind blowing. Like minded people and let’s not talk about the fashion! DJ killing it and such a great vibe and good drinks and so much food to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Lordkruger1
Reviewed August 19, 2018

This is where you'll find some of the most creative people in the city. The Bag Factory, The Dance Factory, Moving Into Dance all have their homes in the heart of Newtown. While you are there visit The SciBono and Africa Museums or watch one...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank JoanL2073
Reviewed May 14, 2018

Newtown boasts old world charm at its best. We love walking about. Visiting the theatre and trying different food. The music is always delightful. In the day there is so much more to entertain you. I love it...

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed March 24, 2018

Since the fall of the Apartheid regime and the shift to the new administration there was a massive change in downtown Johannesburg. As a tourist you give second priority to the historical events that led to the current situation and put top priority to your...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank Sofi N
Reviewed February 6, 2018

The Newtown precinct with its squares and buildings is a nice attempt by Johannesburg to regenerate its downtown/inner city.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Klaus G
Reviewed February 6, 2018 via mobile

Newton is a neighborhood on the rise, a hotspot for cultural activities & up-and-coming creative business. Newton is ideal for a laid-back Saturday morning outing. You can visit the free museums & pop up workshop. With great cafe’s & coffee shops it’s ideal to unwind.

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank MischkeLC
Reviewed September 24, 2017 via mobile

Newtown is an admirable idea, an attempt at urban regeneration right in the heart of Johannesburg city centre. They've tried to make it into an arty area with lots of restored buildings and local artisans setting up stalls to sell their wares. A nice open...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank Bozeman-Dublin
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