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Bronze Age Art Sculpture House & Foundry

Art, Attractions, Museums

The slightly sharp smell of molten metal is the first thing that hits you upon walking through the heavy doors of this contemporary foundry-cum-gallery...

King George Way
Free

Cape Point Ostrich Farm

Attractions

The weirdest-looking birds, with the longest eyelashes you've ever seen, live at this family-owned ostrich-breeding farm. Each of the 40 pairs have their...

Property number 1051, Plateau Road
Free

Central Methodist Mission

Attractions

Resembling a location from a Tim Burton movie, this grey Gothic revivalist church with its needle-like spires looks a tad out of place (and a bit too...

Cnr Longmarket & Burg Streets
Free

Centre for the Book

Attractions

Just down the road from the Planetarium, stands another eye-catching, domed beauty. This Edwardian building dedicated to all things bookish was created to...

62 Queen Victoria Street
Free

Company's Gardens

Critics' choice
Attractions

A symbolic bell silently stands testimony to the slaves who tilled and toiled away in what was once a veggie garden providing sustenance for scurvy-stricken...

Government Avenue
FreeMajor venue

Durbanville Rose Garden

Attractions

This 3.5-hectare rose garden isn't much to look at during the winter season (what with it being the best time to prune and all). But with the advent of...

Durban Road
Free

Great Synagogue

Attractions
88 Hatfield Street
Free

Groote Kerk

Attractions

Originally a Cape Dutch building, the church underwent so much work over the years that the only remnants of the original are the old tower and the ornate...

39 Upper Adderley Street
Free

Het Posthuys

Attractions, Museums

Formerly known as Stegmansrust, this inconspicuous, thatched Lego-block of a house is believed to be the oldest building in the False Bay area. Built by the...

180 Main Road
Free

Houses of Parliament

Attractions

Back in 1878 Charles Freeman won the grand sum of £250 prize money for his proposed design of the Houses of Parliament, but things went horribly pear shaped...

90 Plein Street
FreeMajor venue

Imhoff Farm

Attractions

Imhoff Farm is an all-in-one farmyard/snake park/petting zoo, situated on the south peninsula, near Cape Point. It provides pretty much everything from...

Kommetjie Road
Free

Josephine Mill

Attractions, Museums

In 1818 Johannes Dreyer built a watermill on the banks of the Liesbeeck River. Upon his death, his widow Maria employed a young lad by the name of Jacob...

Josephine Mill Museum, Boundary Road
Free

Mineral World Topstones & Scratch Patch

Attractions, Museums

This Technicolor pebbly paradise teeming with tots has been around since 1970. Plonk down and delve through the Scratch Patch: mounds of tumble-polished...

Dido Valley Road
Free

Old Town House & Michaelis Collection

Art, Attractions, Museums

The first two-storey building ever to grace Cape Town's cityscape, this ornate 1761 Cape Rococo-style construction must have elicited quite a few oohs and...

Old Town House, Greenmarket Square
Free

Palm Tree Mosque

Attractions

When Tuan Guru, the father of the Islamic faith in South Africa, died in 1807, he left his imamship of the Auwal Mosque to Abdulalim, much to the dismay of...

185 Long Street
Free
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