This hilltop park is a good place to get your bearings, particularly if you climb up inside the lighthouse . The pyramid is a memorial...
No. 7 Castle Hill
This museum-house, occupying a picturesque cottage dating to 1827, evokes a settler family's life during the mid-Victorian period.
South End Museum
Multimedia exhibits relate the history of South End, a vibrant multicultural district destroyed by apartheid bulldozers during forced...
Port Elizabeth Opera House
The oldest theatre in both Africa and the southern hemisphere, the PE Opera House hosts a wide range of performances, including plays,...
The original branch of a now nationwide chain, Vovo Telo kicked off the regeneration of Richmond Hill. In a characterful old house with...
Strand St · interesting places nearby
This bell tower, visible from the city centre, was erected to commemorate the landing of the 1820 British settlers. Unfortunately, it’s near the entrance to the harbour and railway station, a bit of a dodgy area. If you’re keen to climb the 53.5m structure via 204 steps to view the largest carillon of bells in the country, do so in a group if possible.