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Address: Stellentia Avenue | Off Dorp Street, Stellenbosch, South Africa
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Appreciating art

An upmarket venue for art lovers. A must see. A good, tasteful collection of South African masters and other artists.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
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Sasolburg, South Africa
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Sasolburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

An upmarket venue for art lovers. A must see. A good, tasteful collection of South African masters and other artists.

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The term "museum" is, in my opinion, totally incorrect! It should be referred to as the 'Rupert Art Collection' gallery for that really is, what it is! The expansive venue is magnificent - both architecturally & landscape-wise - & easy to locate (almost an extension of famous Dorp Street, away from the CBD side of town). Even though I'm not... More 

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Thank Lawrie W
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

If you enjoy art this a a must to see..The Pierneef and Irma Stern is the highlights.Altough there is a large variety of different artists . allow enough time to enjoy the museum to the full.

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Thank Hannes C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely private art museum. Very comprehensive Pierneef collection of works. Friendly staff. Not expensive.

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Thank Henrick V
Cape Town
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The art lover will find this museum fascinating, but if you are only interested in art you may find yourself walking a little bit faster though the museum.

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Somerset west
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are into vintage and classics, this is a must do while in the Cape,as not only are there a great car and bycle collection to see at the Rupert Museum they also do wine tasting on the Rupert wines at the wine tasting center

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Somerset West, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Situated within walking distance from Dorp Street, a visit to the Rupert Museum is well worth it whether a South African or a foreign visitor. Many famous South African artists and sculptures can be seen here in elegant surroundings and venue.

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Thank Frank R
Nice, France
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Beautiful art. Many significant artists and works in a stunning setting. Well worth visiting again and again.

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San Mateo, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016

I was visiting South Africa with a close American friend in 2014. My friend's S African friend who lives in the Cape took us out for the day to this wine area near Stellenbosch and also to the Rupert Museum - I had never seen it or known of it! I happen to have a Fine Arts degree from Witwatersrand... More 

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Helsinki, Finland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

Always a great experience to visit the Rupert art museum. A must visit. Over and over again. Loved the Pierneefs and the fabulous collection of South African art. Including a great Kentridge

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