South African Planetarium
The displays and star shows at the Planetarium, attached to the South African Museum, unravel the mysteries of the southern hemisphere’s...
South African Museum
South Africa’s oldest museum may be showing its age but it does contain a wide and often intriguing series of exhibitions, many on the...
Cape Town Holocaust Centre
This small museum, in the same complex of buildings as the South African Jewish Museum, packs a lot in with a considerable emotional...
This lifeline to the nonmainstream movie fan is named after the old Italian ambassador and local philanthropist Count Labia. It is Cape...
Mount Nelson Hotel
cnr Orange St & Government Ave, Gardens · interesting places nearby
Bertram House information
A minor diversion if you’re at this end of the Company’s Gardens is to drop by the only surviving Georgian-style brick house in Cape Town, dating from the 1840s. Inside it’s decorated appropriately to its era with Regency-style furnishings and displays of 19th-century English porcelain.