Things to do in Johannesburg

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Apartheid Museum »

The Apartheid Museum is one of the most vivid recounts of South Africa’s story, illustrating the rise and fall of the apartheid era. Despite the unsettling nature of some of the exhibits, the museum is a highlight of any visit to Johannesburg, offering an irreplaceable look back into South Africa’s... more »

Origins Centre »

Africa is the home of our evolutionary transformation into human beings, so it comes as no surprise that the world’s best collection of information on the origins of humans is housed there. The Origins Centre in Johannesburg is a celebration of human history bound to please any visitor to South... more »

Constitution Hill »

Constitution Hill is the place to go to see South Africa’s unjust past transition into a democratic freedom – it’s both the site of the Old Fort Prison Complex and the seat of the Constitutional Court of South Africa. The National Heritage site has witnessed some of the most turbulent... more »

Sterkfontein Caves »

The Sterkfontein Caves are home to some of the most significant scientific discoveries of our time. Fossils of plants, animals and ancient humans have been found here, dating back millions of years. The limestone caves hold some of the deepest secrets of our race, allowing us to unravel the riddles... more »