We had a short visit to Johannesburg but did a private tour of the Apartheid Museum and glad we took the time to do so! The Museum is very well laid out and very interesting. As we are first time visitors to South Africa we...More
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This was our first stop on our tour of South Africa, very interesting, wish we could have visited when we felt a little fresher though, it's probably not the best time to visit when your have just stepped off a overnight flight from the U.K....More
Having the opportunity to visit the Apartheid Museum was a very emotional experience. The history of Apartheid is so real, but so astonishing to see the absolute inhumanity of the white people in leadership in that era. This is a museum where a whole day...More
Lots of money thrown at this Museum, Interactive digital meets old school photographs. Some interesting facts omitted here and there but anyway all good for the tourists I suppose.
The immersion from the door is intended for you get the pain of the cruelty of arparthied . It's weakening . Go to at least see the reality. Feelings await.
Through its series of graphic displays, videos and documents, the museum recounts the history of South Africa;s apartheid days and its reersal through Mandela. A must visit if you are in Johannesburg.
I knew about apartheid when I was growing up but had no idea how awful it really was. Just entering the museum through a gate for "whites only" after being categorised as white brought home a feeling of how terrible this system was.