Apartheid Museum: Immersive History Tour & Experience

Tours Culture & history Activities Entry tickets Family-friendly activities Theme Tours History & heritage Museums & exhibitions Children's Activities Family-friendly

In Gold Reef City, the Apartheid Museum (est. 2001) vividly recounts South Africa's history, emotionally guiding visitors from segregation to liberation, showcasing the nation's transformation.


  • Apartheid's impact through film, photo, and artifacts forging a deep connection.
  • Discover history within Gold Reef City, merging entertainment with history.
  • Unfold history, from Apartheid to liberation, through engaging exhibits.
  • Witness nation's resilience, transitioning from a dark past to a better future.


The Apartheid Museum, located in the Gold Reef City complex, offers a unique and emotional journey through South Africa's tumultuous history. Opened in 2001, it vividly documents the era of Apartheid, utilizing compelling exhibits such as film footage, photographs, and artifacts. This immersive experience takes visitors on a dramatic narrative, unfolding the devastating impact of racial segregation and ultimately leading to the liberation of the oppressed. As you explore the museum, you'll witness the resilience of the South African people, documented in a way that engages both the mind and the heart. The exhibits provide a deep understanding of the struggles and triumphs that have shaped the nation. From the dark days of Apartheid to the bright future that followed, the Apartheid Museum showcases the transformative journey that South Africa has undergone. It's a testament to the nation's ability to overcome adversity, offering visitors a profound appreciation for the resilience and hope that have become integral to the country's identity.


1. Bottled Water: Stay refreshed with complimentary bottled water during the tour. 2. Air-conditioned Vehicle: Enjoy a comfortable journey in our climate-controlled vehicle. 3. Pickup & Drop Offs: Convenience is key – we offer pickups and drop-offs from any location in Johannesburg or Pretoria. 4. Free Entrance: The price includes admission, ensuring you can explore without additional entry fees.

Easy cancellation

Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund


Book Now!

My Lists

Create New Guide


Mini Guides

Login to create your guides for Johannesburg.

Add to My Guide

Create New Guide



Create & Share your own Guide to Johannesburg with friends and family!

Add your recommended places to visit by browsing the website and pressing the icon.

Create your own guide of favourite 'must see' places

Earn your Local Expert badge by Sharing your guides with others

Get your guide seen by submitting it to the Mini Guides section


We Are Part of the My Guide Network!

My Guide Johannesburg is part of the global My Guide Network of Online & Mobile travel guides.

We are now in 120+ Destinations and Growing. If you are interested in becoming a local travel partner and would like to find out more then click for more info about our Website Business Opportunity.

Nearby Destinations

Events in Johannesburg

Filter Events by Sub-Category

Please select a Date first.

Search for a company in Johannesburg