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Wits Art Museum

4.5/5
2 Reviews
Museum
Liked by 1
Wed - Sun 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Address: 1 Jan Smuts Avenue | University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg 2001, South Africa
Official website: http://www.wits.ac.za/wam
Phone: +27 11 717 1365

What people are saying:

Remarkably eclectic, only a small portion of the museum's collection is on display. But what is displayed is visually appealing and intellectually stimulating. The museum operates on the premise that in addition to paintings and sculptures "art" also encompasses many artifacts with aesthetic appeal.

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  • David20130609
    David20130609
    Waunakee, Wisconsin, USA
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    Worth a visit

    Very enjoy art museum. The staff was very helpful and explain what was going on for the rest of the day.

    Reviewed on /Date(1583554463000+0800)/
  • Des1963
    Des1963
    Johannesburg, South Africa
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    ART AND JAZZ

    I thoroughly enjoyed an evening of art and jazz with good friends. We went to the exhibition of renowned South African artist, Sam Nhlengethwa. The exhibition of the artist's print work from 1978 to 2...

    Reviewed on /Date(1563095923000+0800)/
  • BeLaZe
    BeLaZe
    Penfield, New York
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    Small but interesting

    Parking was very difficult and the surrounding was not very inviting despite (?) it being a university campus. Its hours are short (10-4) Free entry was a pleasant surprise: there is a donation box (...

    Reviewed on /Date(1554556982000+0800)/
  • akarrim786
    akarrim786
    Newcastle, KwaZulu-Natal
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    Arty in jhb

    The area is very busy and parking was a problem. The receptionist was helpful and v courteous. However, the museum was being prepared for an exhibit limiting the experience. This should be indicated o...

    Reviewed on /Date(1553630504000+0800)/
  • Kerry W
    Kerry W
    Johannesburg, Greater Johannesburg, Gauteng
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    Surprizingly great kids day out

    Large collection of all things transport. Kids loved it best of all was the collection of climb-on exhibits, it brings everything to life for the kids. Allows busy boys time to stretch their legs whil...

    Reviewed on /Date(1540236887000+0800)/

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