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Apartheid Museum
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Apartheid Museum Tour in Johannesburg
Ranked #1 of 183 things to do in Johannesburg
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Owner description: This museum is architecturally interesting and packed with thoughtful, often brutal, reminders of South Africa’s history.
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Reviewed 19 August 2014

This is an absolute must! Really well done and we spent a few hours here without ever feeling bored or antsy. From the entrance, through the Mandela exhibit and on to to the main experiential halls, it was excellent. A great reminder of how far and how quickly, SA has evolved....and how much other countries have not. This was so much better and more meaningful than Robben island...which is disappointing.

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Reviewed 18 August 2014

If you are a human being you must experience the scourge of man's inhumanity to man. It begins the moment you step into South Africa's iconic Apartheid Museum in Johannesburg. If you could split the hairs on your head you can begin to understand the insanity of the racial profiling of the Apartheid in South Africa.

The incredible diversity of South Africa's population comprised of races and nationalities from around the world is beautifully and powerfully displayed. Throughout, the brilliance of Nelson Mandella's humanitarian messages speak truth, tolerance and forgiveness.

This museum deserves nothing less than a FULL DAY or two to steep in the ambiance created by each exhibit. One needs to feel and understand the incredible loss of mind power and brilliance that was and is in the people of South Africa.

1  Thank dsrtgrl
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Reviewed 18 August 2014

I am South African and grew up under the Apartheid Regime. This Museum is excellent for all South Africans who want to learn something about our history.
But I would recommend it to foreign tourists as well. Take the 2h and visit. You will get a much more balanced view of our country.
Johannesburg in itself is not a tourist destination, but its museums are.

1  Thank hervecoenen
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Reviewed 18 August 2014

Once you are in South Africa and in Joburg, you just have to visit it. It is a very comprehensive exhibition showing the history and details from Apartheid time. Very interactive, many videos. Very impressive the entrance separate for white and non-whites

1  Thank EAnokhina
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Reviewed 18 August 2014

so much to see, allow 2 hours at least, but you might want to return. fantastic exhibitions and a brilliant range of things to see

Thank Helen W
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