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a must visit in stellenbosch

what a treat to have come across this gallery of beautiful south African Art. the Irma Sterns were... read more

Reviewed 1 February 2019
Beautiful collection of South African art

A visit to the Rupert Museum is a must for any art lover. An amazing collection by South African... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
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Reviewed 1 February 2019

what a treat to have come across this gallery of beautiful south African Art. the Irma Sterns were my favorite. thoroughly enjoyed it.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank SarasTravels
Reviewed 28 August 2018

A visit to the Rupert Museum is a must for any art lover. An amazing collection by South African artists is on view in a modern spacious building in a glorious setting in Stellenbosch. The Pierneef exhibition was fascinating and well worth seeing.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Gavin673
Reviewed 15 August 2018

Spoke to some of the staff, and their knowledge amazed me. The collection leaves you amazed... well worth spending time there.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank AmandavdW
Reviewed 13 August 2018

Stunning South African art. Loved the current exhibition of Walter Batiss. Works of Pierneef and Irma Stern also took my breath away.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank KarinaB298
Reviewed 29 June 2018

As a local Hermanus resident and art dealer, to view this collection has always been on my bucket list. So i finally did a special 2 day trip to Stellenbosch with the main attraction being this museum. It did not disappoint! The Batiisse exhibition and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank joshua r
Reviewed 24 June 2018

My wife and I went on a rainy weekday morning and were the only people there. I hope that it is more frequented over the weekend as it is a little gem. There are only 3 rooms, but each was filled with interesting South African...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank cailey698
Reviewed 14 June 2018

Great Collection - Well Laid out . Beautiful cars . Nice stroll through all the sheds and great lunch and wine afterwards

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank jbotha2017
Reviewed 31 May 2018

Well worth the visit for a very small fee. All is great but loved the large Pierneef paintings. It was relaxed and cool during a hot summers day.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank BarryGeyer
Reviewed 6 May 2018

I came back to study the highly designed Pierneff paintings again. The construct of all of his paintings is very impressive as well as the mostly cool pallet. I am drawn to the Irma Stern paintings also because of the raw but powerful figures and...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Rodbender7429
Reviewed 29 April 2018

I have been to this exhibit a number of times, almost every time I visit Stellenbosch, on my thrice yearly trips to CT. All the old station panels from the Johannesburg rail station are on permanent display and are truly mesmerizing. They are, for me,...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank WorldtravelerZAR
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