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Must visit for designers and dreamers!

A small gem in the heart of CT. Lovely people, detailed exposition, aircon experience. A must visit... read more

Reviewed 11 January 2017
Margarit R
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A wonderful and unique museum!

I imagine this little gem of a museum (hehehe) is not yet hot on the tourist front. But it is... read more

Reviewed 15 July 2015
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11 Jan 2017
“Must visit for designers and dreamers!”
15 Jul 2015
“A wonderful and unique museum!”
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Established in 1982, Prins & Prins Diamonds has grown to become one of Cape Town's most trusted, multi-award winning, family-owned manufacturing jewellers. The museum is the brainchild of the esteemed Dr Petre Prins of Prins & Prins Diamonds...more
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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Huguenot House | Corner 66 Loop and Hout Streets, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

A small gem in the heart of CT. Lovely people, detailed exposition, aircon experience. A must visit !

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Margarit R
Reviewed 15 July 2015

I imagine this little gem of a museum (hehehe) is not yet hot on the tourist front. But it is absolutely worth a visit. My guide Lindsay was so knowledgeable on the process of mining and cutting gems (namely diamonds), she also knew a lot...More

Date of experience: July 2015
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Reviewed 18 May 2015

A new museum as a seperat part of a diamantshop, where you are not urged to bye. Build up from dedikation and love to the magic stones. Very fine selections of items collected in themes to point out different aspects. Very kompetent guide showing around....More

Date of experience: February 2015
Thank Lene G
Reviewed 16 March 2015

At first it seemed a bit strange going to a private jewellery shop and asking for a tour, but this is an amazing attraction! Our lovely and well-informed guide, Lindsay, walked us through the history of Huguenot House, the building that the museum and shop...More

Date of experience: March 2015
Thank J S
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