Apartheid Museum

Visitor information

Important Announcement

The Apartheid Museum reopened to the public on 1 April 2022. We look forward to welcoming you, your family and friends to the museum. Tickets are available at the door.

Please follow us on social media (Facebook and Instagram) where we will continue to provide the public with snapshots of the museum and apartheid history.

For further information or any enquiries, please contact us as follows:

Telephone: +27(11) 309 4700

Email: info@apartheidmuseum.org

Opening hours

Wednesday to Sunday: 09:00 – 17:00 and public holidays

Pic11 B


Cnr Northern Parkway & Gold Reef Roads, Ormonde, Johannesburg, South Africa

Admission fee including audio tour

  • Adults: R160.00
  • Students, pensioners and children: R110.00
  • Adult guided tour: R175 per person
  • Pensioners, students and children guided tour: R125:00 per person

* Pensioners must produce an identification card and students a student card on entry.

STO Rates

  • Adults: R145.00
  • Students, pensioners and children: R100.00
  • Adult guided tour: R165 per person
  • Pensioners, students and children guided tour: R115:00 per person

* Tour operators must produce a tour operator/tour guide badge on entry.

* Pensioners discounts apply to visitors with proof that they are over 60 years of age.

* Student prices are available to full-time students upon presentation of a valid student card.

* Children's rates apply to 7 to 17 year olds.

Guided tours for schools

Guided tours have to be pre-booked and are offered to groups of 15 or more people.

  • Cost per learner: R60.00
  • Cost per educator: R65.00

School bookings should be made at least four to six weeks in advance. Please email info@apartheidmuseum.org or call on 011-309 4700.

* Due to the graphic nature of the Museum’s content, it is not deemed suitable for children under the age of 11.

  • Adults: R145.00
  • Students, pensioners and children: R100.00

* Red bus booking/paying receipt must be presented at the ticket office to qualify for the discount.

Budgeting time

Plan a two-hour visit to the museum if you want to engage briefly with the exhibitions.

Get Directions

From Pretoria

From Johannesburg

From Soweto

From OR Tambo International Airport:

De Villiers Graaf Motorway

Southern Bypass Route

For further clarity and information, please send an email to info@apartheidmuseum.org