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Cape Town Holocaust Centre

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88 Hatfield Street Gardens, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 462 5553
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A Shocking Experience

My wife and I were a the Italian Consulate to renew her passport and once completed, decided on a... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
gerberpm
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Cape Town Central, South Africa
history that you never knew

blown away by the museum, the staff and the educational experience. went when the Jews in China... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
christruyachts
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Cape Town, South Africa
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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88 Hatfield Street Gardens, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed 5 days ago

My wife and I were a the Italian Consulate to renew her passport and once completed, decided on a trip to the Holocaust museum. Immaterial of your culture and background, where you come from or whether or not you are a local or international visitor,...More

Thank gerberpm
Reviewed 6 days ago

blown away by the museum, the staff and the educational experience. went when the Jews in China expo was on and just blown away. what endurance and fortitude. We all can learn a lot from this place

Thank christruyachts
Reviewed 28 June 2017

It is few known and visited by tourists, but deserve a stop there. The building is beautiful and expositions very interesting.

Thank Viviana B
Reviewed 8 May 2017

We visited the Holocaust Centre as part of a visit to the Jewish Museum and Great Synagogue. The Center was the highlight of the visit. Very good exhibits. Not so much about South Africa and the Holocaust, but a more general display of the Holocaust....More

Thank Terry P
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Myself and some friends visited Government Avenue and the Company Gardens this week. While I did not have the time to visit the Centre this time, I did so last year. It is of great interest and, while getting the message across, it does not...More

Thank georgestof
Reviewed 25 April 2017

This one takes you deep into the history of the Holocaust....you leave with more questions than you had before! Go and see for yourself!

Thank mudhoney5
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Worth a visit if history is your thing, obviously not as detailed as the Holocaust centre in Berlin.

Thank Teresa20Norwich
Reviewed 21 March 2017

We have been to holocaust museums in Berlin & Budapest so this was nothing new in content or presentation to us. It was however as well presented as any we have seen and therefore worth visiting for anyone with limited knowledge of the subject.

Thank AdrianB144
Reviewed 3 March 2017

We made a point of visiting the Jewish Museum having failed to do so on our earlier visit in 2014. Through my wife's family connections we were both very sensitive to the history recorded in the Holocaust Centre and my wife in particular was very...More

Thank Caribauthor
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Visiting this very important centre is difficult and so moving...it is well worth the visit. The exhibition is so well put together and gives very comprehensive explanations of the rise of the Nazi's and their plans for the "final solution". So disturbing...and so well done!...More

Thank wprincess4
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