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Incredible Experience with Great Staff

Incredible way to not only learn about the history of Maccassar but to also have a fun time at the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Dan R
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Look no further for an extremely impactful story which will help change you perspective and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Austin_wenck
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A township tour in Cape Town should be great for everybody - the visitor should experience connectedness and a contribution to the lives and hearts of real people, and the hosts should feel that they have blessed their visitors with something of...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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53 Fish Street, Macassar 7130, South Africa
+27 82 747 7104
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Incredible way to not only learn about the history of Maccassar but to also have a fun time at the same time. The insights of both Johan and John Ross were amazing and something that I feel was something that I can take with me...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Dan R
Johan d, Manager at Proudly Macassar Pottery, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

It was a joy to receive you Dan!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Look no further for an extremely impactful story which will help change you perspective and motivate you to do more good in your own community!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Austin_wenck
Johan d, Manager at Proudly Macassar Pottery, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Was a privilege to host you; as always the Marylanders were a fun group!

Reviewed 19 November 2018 via mobile

The best kept secret in Cape Town. If you want to know one of the true stories and the common reality of Cape Town and combining that with Fun that will take you back to your childhood. This is a must. What a day.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Patrick O
Johan d, General Manager at Proudly Macassar Pottery, responded to this reviewResponded 21 November 2018

Hey Patrick! Was so much fun to spend the morning with you!

Reviewed 24 January 2017

My experience at Macassar Pottery was like no other. The conversation that was fostered there genuinely and truly changed many of my perspectives on how i approach and communicate with others in this life. Hitting me completely by surprise ,It delved significantly in such depth...More

Date of experience: January 2017
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Johan d, General Manager at Proudly Macassar Pottery, responded to this reviewResponded 25 January 2017

And we will never forget you! Thanks for stopping by

Reviewed 24 January 2017

10/10 I enjoyed every minute of my time there and all of the workers made me feel as if i was family.

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank twhite25
Johan d, General Manager at Proudly Macassar Pottery, responded to this reviewResponded 25 January 2017

Because you ARE family! thanks for visiting ;-)

Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Visiting this pottery studio was an eye-opening experience. Its location in a township allows you to see how others in different communities are living. Making the pottery was so much fun, and we were able to hear stories from people of the area along the...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Jeriwarr
Johan d, General Manager at Proudly Macassar Pottery, responded to this reviewResponded 19 January 2017

And you will always be welcome back! Thanks for your support!

Reviewed 17 January 2017

I didn't know what to expect when I visited Macassar Pottery but in the end I walked away with a greater understanding of South Africa's history and culture and learned more about myself through the clay modeling activities. If you want to understand the dynamic...More

Date of experience: January 2017
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Johan d, General Manager at Proudly Macassar Pottery, responded to this reviewResponded 19 January 2017

This is the magic of the #soundoftheground at work. Thanks for your kind support!

Reviewed 17 January 2017

This is a great small business that also promotes the wellbeing of the community and the people who live in it. All the pottery is beautiful and completely worth what you pay for, if not more! Make this place a top priority on the places...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank annalee424
Johan d, General Manager at Proudly Macassar Pottery, responded to this reviewResponded 19 January 2017

Thanks so much for visiting - itwas an absolute pleasure hosting you!

Reviewed 23 October 2016

I have been visiting Macassar Pottery with groups for some years now and it just keeps getting better!

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank MelanieBurkeCapeTown
JohandeMeyer, Manager at Proudly Macassar Pottery, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2016

Thanks Melanie - you truly champion our work, having built a platform that has connected us with so many great people. Big ups!

Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

Excellent time together learning and making. Helps educate on some of the issues the community faces while giving a great experience. We loved the drumming at the end!

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Liz M
JohandeMeyer, Owner at Proudly Macassar Pottery, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2016

Thanks for joining in LIz! We hope that you discover lots of beauty as you discover unexpected places. It was lovely receiving you.

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