It's a very small museum with a video introduction and 2 rooms with written explanation about everyday life of bokap citizen during apartheid era. Worth visiting if you have some time to spare.
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Very informative one of the best Iziko Museums,great information about the Bo Kaap just missing a information about the house and it's room
Interesting small museum about the 'Malay' culture, which has survived in this corner of Cape Town despite the forced removals of non-whites from other nearby areas during the days of apartheid. I suspect that the area is gradually being diluted by mixing cultures, and that...More
This museum was full off information about the Cape Malay people. Although a bit small, I have had the opportunity to learn a lot I did not know. Very friendly staff aswell.
small muesum but rich in history, film to watch is very long and started to lose interest didn't stay long due to kids getting bored
Museum is in the old 18th century urban Cape Dutch architecture house that precedes even Bo Kaap itself. It showcases the Muslim Cape Town culture. It is informative and tourists particularly interested in Muslim culture may enjoy it. You probably need a guide to get...More
Very small museum. Photo's on display. Film to watch and some odd few pots etc. without any information. We didn't stay long but walked around the area and looked at the painted houses.