To book a tour contact: kate@cultureconnectsa.com +27 (0)72 377 8014

Join a public tour, programmed throughout the year – some one offs, others repeated. These have a loyal, local following but are open to all.

Contact kate@cultureconnectsa.com for more.

Carnival – magic of the making, Sat 22 Feb 2020

There is no other tour to visit Cape Town Carnival's workshops and rehearsal space in Maitland (Voortrekker Rd) before the big day of the Carnival itself (21 March 2020); a Culture Connect and Cape Town Carnival exclusive. We'll feel the excitement, talent and fun...

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Lady Anne Barnard, 16 April, talk by Prof Greg Clingham

Lady Anne's watercolours, diaries and letters provide unparalleled insights into Cape Town during the beginning of the British occupation, despite being here for only four and a half years (1797 - 1802). Former director of the Press and Professor of English emeritus...

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Street art – Salt River, March 2020

A Saturday morning in March - 10am start - details to be confirmed soon. The international street art festival will have produced over 100 new murals in Salt River by artists from near and far. We start at one end, led by a local street artist and finish at: Food...

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Stellenberg Gardens, tour by owner, Sandy Ovenstone

Exclusively for Culture Connect, a walkabout with Sandy Ovenstone, the force behind this remarkable garden. She has created 16 different 'rooms' all with their own identity but with a feeling of serenity. It is hard to believe you are in the heart of the southern...

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Bo-Kaap walking tour in Ramadan, Sat 9 May

Bilqees Baker, Bo-Kaap resident and activist, will lead her popular Culture Connect Bo-Kaap experience, including going inside South Africa's oldest mosque and the kramats/cemetery. We'll stop at community projects, talk about the coloured houses, slave history,...

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Dylan Lewis Sculpture Garden Tour

Internationally acclaimed sculptor Dylan Lewis leads Culture Connectors on a serene and stunning sculpture garden, just outside Stellenbosch. Date: tbc Time: 10am - 12pm Cost:  R700 with lunch afterwards | Half price for the tour only Venue: Dylan Lewis Sculpture...

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Sanlam Art Collection

Leading landscape architect Clare Burgess provides a walking tour of Company’s Garden along with the esteemed arborist, Riaan van Zyl. Lunch thereafter includes fynbos flavoured meals by Ansia Jonck on your own account. Date: March 2020 - exact date tbc BUT available...

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The Company’s Garden Walking Tour

As Arbour Day and Heritage Month approaches, leading landscape architect Clare Burgess provides a walking tour of Company’s Garden along with the esteemed arborist, Riaan van Zyl. Lunch thereafter includes fynbos flavoured meals by Ansia Jonck on your own account....

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Art Deco Tour in Central Cape Town

[cycloneslider id="art-deco-tour"]Led by heritage architect, Dr Andre van Graan, our Art Deco tour focuses on outstanding examples of "moderne" architecture in Cape Town's centre.  We'll visit a range of buildings, from Mutual Heights (the tallest building in Africa...

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