Learn about Johannesburg’s rich history by visiting its top museums. The Apartheid Museum offers a view into the country’s struggle to freedom, the Origins Centre Museum explores the roots of mankind, while the Wits Art Museum displays some of the best of South African art. There’s much more to see so we’ve rounded up the ten best museums to visit when in Johannesburg.
The Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory celebrates the life of Nelson Mandela, by chronicling his career and fight for freedom. It is also the official home of the Nelson Mandela Foundation, established in 1999. Exhibitions at the centre includes The Life and Times of Nelson Mandela, photography exhibits and much more.