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Beautiful collection of South African art

A visit to the Rupert Museum is a must for any art lover. An amazing collection by South African... read more

Reviewed August 28, 2018
Gavin673
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Cape Town, South Africa
Wow! Wow! What a collection!

Spoke to some of the staff, and their knowledge amazed me. The collection leaves you amazed... well... read more

Reviewed August 15, 2018
AmandavdW
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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Reviewed August 28, 2018

A visit to the Rupert Museum is a must for any art lover. An amazing collection by South African artists is on view in a modern spacious building in a glorious setting in Stellenbosch. The Pierneef exhibition was fascinating and well worth seeing.

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Reviewed August 15, 2018

Spoke to some of the staff, and their knowledge amazed me. The collection leaves you amazed... well worth spending time there.

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Reviewed August 13, 2018

Stunning South African art. Loved the current exhibition of Walter Batiss. Works of Pierneef and Irma Stern also took my breath away.

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Reviewed June 29, 2018

As a local Hermanus resident and art dealer, to view this collection has always been on my bucket list. So i finally did a special 2 day trip to Stellenbosch with the main attraction being this museum. It did not disappoint! The Batiisse exhibition and...More

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Reviewed June 24, 2018

My wife and I went on a rainy weekday morning and were the only people there. I hope that it is more frequented over the weekend as it is a little gem. There are only 3 rooms, but each was filled with interesting South African...More

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Reviewed June 13, 2018

Great Collection - Well Laid out . Beautiful cars . Nice stroll through all the sheds and great lunch and wine afterwards

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Reviewed May 31, 2018

Well worth the visit for a very small fee. All is great but loved the large Pierneef paintings. It was relaxed and cool during a hot summers day.

Thank BarryGeyer
Reviewed May 6, 2018

I came back to study the highly designed Pierneff paintings again. The construct of all of his paintings is very impressive as well as the mostly cool pallet. I am drawn to the Irma Stern paintings also because of the raw but powerful figures and...More

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Reviewed April 29, 2018

I have been to this exhibit a number of times, almost every time I visit Stellenbosch, on my thrice yearly trips to CT. All the old station panels from the Johannesburg rail station are on permanent display and are truly mesmerizing. They are, for me,...More

Thank WorldtravelerZAR
Reviewed April 19, 2018

I loved this museum. It contains a large collection of 20th century South African art. The work tere is beautiful.

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