District Six Galleries and Museums

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The Fugard Theatre in District Six

The Fugard Theatre

Galleries and Museum in District Six

An exciting new theatre in Cape Town’s legendary District Six, The Fugard, is home to the internationally acclaimed Isango Portobello Theatre Company - an exciting example of what can transpire when local talent and vision meets committed international support.The Fugard is located in the historic Sacks Futeran building with the original decommissioned Congregational Church Hall in Caledon Street as its entrance. The theatre is named in honour of Athol Fugard, South Africa’s greatest playwright who will be present at the inauguration. The 270 seat theatre complex, including a rehearsal studio, foyer space, dressing rooms and office space, is a transformation of two warehouse spaces and the original Congregational Church Hall.

Galleries and Museums near District Six

*Distances are shown as the crow flies and are not necessarily the actual travelling distance.

Bo-Kaap Museum in Bo-Kaap

Bo-Kaap Museum

Galleries and Museum in Bo-Kaap(1 km from District Six)

The Bo-Kaap is the historical Cape Town residential area of freed slaves and muslims following the abolition of slavery. The Bo-Kaap Museum is located in Wale Street and acts as a cultural history museum, depicting the lifestyle of the nineteenth-century muslim family. Open from Mondays to Saturdays from 10h00 to 17h00. Children under 18 years enjoy free entrance.

Cape Town Diamond Museum in V and A Waterfront

Cape Town Diamond Museum

Galleries and Museum in V and A Waterfront(2.3 km from District Six)

Located in the Clock Tower precinct of Cape Town's V & A Waterfront, Cape Town Diamond Museum pays tribute to the world's most precious gem. Take a guided tour of the museum by a diamond professional, providing a unique opportunity to experience the wonderful world of diamonds and understand why the world’s most desired treasure has been met with such allure and fascination over the centuries. Duration: 25-40 minutes. Maximum 10 adults per tour.

Baxter Theatre in Rondebosch

Baxter Theatre

Galleries and Museum in Rondebosch(6.1 km from District Six)

The Baxter Theatre Centre provides an exciting forum for the celebration of life which is the essence of live theatre, music and dance. It is one of the major live theatre venues in Cape Town and has always been at the forefront of the performing arts both as a popular venue and as a leading producer.The Baxter Theatre Centre at the University of Cape Town endeavours to present and host the best of South African performing arts. The objective is to reflect the cultures of all the people of South Africa on our stages and in our galleries. The Baxter Theatre strives to present cutting-edge and major works from South Africa and masterpieces from the international repertoire. Since its opening in 1977 the complex has continued to provide a stage for all types of professional entertainment - music, drama, ballet, opera and intimate theatre. Even through the difficult years of racial segregation its doors remained open to everyone and it thrived, drawing on indigenous talent and creating a uniquely South African theatre tradition.

 

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