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First South African Perfume Museum

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Address: 3 Viola Road | Table View, Cape Town Central 7441, South Africa
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+27 72 342 4174
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Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
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We invite you to visit us in the heart of Cape Town- one of the most...

We invite you to visit us in the heart of Cape Town- one of the most beautiful. diverse, and exciting city in the world,. At the first South African Perfume Museum you can explore an extensive and comprehensive permanent collection that includes antique masterpieces., You'll also experience engaging, cutting-edge exhibition and workshops that reflect a fresh view of the amazing world of perfume. The mission of the our Museum is to act as a bridge between the rich heritage of world of perfume, as embodied in its collection, and the unique experience of each visitor. Dedicated to the primacy of the visitor experience, committed to excellence in every aspect of its collection and workshops, and drawing on both new and traditional tools of communication, interpretation, and presentation, the Museum aims to serve its diverse public as a dynamic, innovative, and welcoming place for learning through the amazing art of perfume.

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Unforgettable experience 😚😚😚

This museum is really one of the kind. I was amaised by the hospitality and unique vibe of this place. The guided tour takes about one hour.The collection of the antique perfumes... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This museum is really one of the kind. I was amaised by the hospitality and unique vibe of this place. The guided tour takes about one hour.The collection of the antique perfumes is really out of this world. As optional you can go for the perfume workshop apparently the only one in Africa as well. Highly recommended!!!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My girlfriends and I had a spectacular experience at this Museum. As perfume lovers we indulged in all the antique bottles and the history behind perfume making.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went in November 2016. Was a unique experience where you and transported to the world and history of perfume. The lady is very knowledgeable and enthusiastic. A def must do if you like perfumes, even better is you get to make your own scent. Great for a rainy day.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

had a great time. lovely to do when the weather is not that great. really worth your money because you get your own created perfume oil!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is really a good couple/group activity to do, an awesome experience. Will def recommend for all

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First experience making perfume, I will definitely come back. What a fun activity to do as a couple.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was an amazing and really fun experience! Where else can a person design their own perfume and take it home haha. The perfume museum was well housed with ancient and rare bottles, some even from Roman times. It was a pleasure to look around and take it all in - this is the only place in the country that... More 

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

And absolutely amazing experience! I recommend this to people of all ages! If you're looking for a place to have a great time this is the place to be! I'll be back very soon, so much fun!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First visit to this immaculate art review of historic,fun and magnificent hospitality.what I loved the most is mixing your own perfume,great place to bond and share quality time with loved ones and of course it's dream land for the woman.A must visit!!!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Definitely 5star for this Jim. The perfume museum it's one of the best kept secrets in cape town, we end up making our own signature perfume as well . definitely recommend to anyone who loves perfume.the host is very knowledgeable and helpful.

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