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District Six Museum

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District Six Museum

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Explore Cape Town at your own pace with a full-day hop-on hop-off bus pass. Journey around four different bus routes, stopping at attractions such as Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens, Table Mountain, and the Cape Winelands, and spend as long as you wish at each. Enjoy a city walking tour or upgrade to include a Signal Hill sunset tour and a boat cruise to Seal Island.
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NSBDolphin wrote a review Jun 2020
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THis is an exceptional museum--small in size, but more inspirational and educational than many museums ten times its size. The history of apratheid in SOuth Africa is explained in a thoughtful way, so that the experience is one you will never forget.
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Jessiemjoy wrote a review May 2020
Busselton, Australia63 contributions16 helpful votes
Sad as it is - this ties in all the history of SA. You would never know this happened many years ago and it's worth visiting...
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Jim M wrote a review Apr 2020
Hellertown, Pennsylvania87 contributions12 helpful votes
A nice way to spend a few hours to understand the history of Cape Town/ District Six area. Worth a visit.
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Date of experience: July 2019
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Thomas V wrote a review Apr 2020
Oakland, California9,822 contributions1,633 helpful votes
One of the best parts of our tour of Cape Town, this down-to-earth museum tells the story of this unique community, erased now and scattered. An important part of the history of this city and this land. We have told all of our friends about this place. Lots of personal stories here and artifacts of a time past.
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Date of experience: January 2020
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406richard wrote a review Apr 2020
Landshut, Germany13 contributions2 helpful votes
Small but extremely informative museum with excellent recorded details and photographs of what happened during this terrible time. In a later Rovos Rail train trip at a border station we saw a sign 'TOILETS 3rd and 4th class only,' Many of us living in Europe forget what happened in South Africa. Definely worth a visit
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Date of experience: November 2019
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