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The Best Museums in Greater Johannesburg

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Museums in Greater Johannesburg

  • Apartheid Museum , Johannesburg
    To better understand the rich and turbulent history of South Africa, pay a visit to Apartheid Museum. Founded in 2001, the museum explores th
    Tours from $14
  • Founded in 1947 to record South Africa's involvement in World War II, South African National Museum of Military History quickly expanded to c
  • Discover some of Africa's indigenous tribes at Lesedi Cultural Village, comprised of 5 traditional homesteads occupied by the Zulu, Xhosa, Pe
    Tours from $111
  • Pay your respects to the Soweto schoolchildren killed in the 1976 uprising at Hector Pieterson Museum, dedicated to a young boy slain during
    Tours from $55
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