Mary Fitzgerald Square
Named after South Africa’s first female trade unionist, this square is the best place to start a visit to central Jo’burg. The square is...
An icon of the city's rebirth, this massive power station was refurbished in 2007 and now houses the impressive new headquarters of...
This museum is housed in the impressive old Bree St fruit market. The thoughtful curatorship features exhibitions on the Treason Trials...
Sophiatown Bar Lounge
Sophiatown was once the heart of African cultural resistance, and the township’s spirit is celebrated in one of Newtown’s most enjoyable...
Opposite Museum Africa, this agreeable little vegan and vegetarian spot sells baked goods (including highly popular muffins and cinnamon...
52 Jeppe St · interesting places nearby
Workers’ Museum information
This important museum is in the restored Electricity Department’s compound, which was built in 1910 for 300-plus municipal workers and has been declared a national monument. There is a workers’ library, a resource centre and a display of the living conditions of migrant workers.