Robben Island Museum (RIM) is home to an 18-metre high Lighthouse that was built in 1864 by Joseph Flack and is the only South African lighthouse to utilise a flashing light instead of a revolving light. It shines for a duration of 5 seconds every seven seconds and flashes white light away from Table Bay. The light is visible for 24 nautical miles.
On Monday, August 3, Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden reopened for outdoor exercise only. In line with the Level 3 regulations, Kirstenbosch has implemented strict health protocols.
V&A Waterfront first tourism attraction in South Africa to adopt World Tourism Body Safe Travel protocols
NEWS: Cape Town, 17 July 2020 – The V&A Waterfront is the first attraction in South Africa to adopt the World Travel and Tourism Council’s (WTTC) Safe Travels stamp, the world’s first ever global safety and hygiene stamp for Travel & Tourism, designed specifically to address COVID-19 and similar outbreaks.
16 September 2020: Lockdown regulations went into effect on 1 June 2020 in South Africa. Currently, economic and retail activity has resumed under strict strict health protocols.
Update: V&A Waterfront retail operations resume under Level 3 Covid-19 Risk-Adjusted Strategy from 01 June 2020. The highest levels of public health safety measures have been put in place for visitors, shoppers, tenants, suppliers and all who work within the precinct.
The V&A Waterfront presents the final Good Night Friday Buskers Unplugged online concert Friday, 8 May from 7pm.
Lockdown shouldn’t mean locking down talent, so while our streets might be off-limits that’s not stopping the V&A Waterfront’s buskers from entertaining you. This Friday the V&A is inviting its fans to tune into its Good Night Friday Buskers Unplugged online concert this Friday, 1 May from 7pm.
Visitors, please note that our Cableway operations are closed from Wednesday 18 March 2020. The cableway will remain closed until greater clarity is given on the management and containment of this virus by the President and international health bodies, such as the World Health Organisation.
Table Mountain Cableway Maintenance – Gary Hirsons – Photographic Exhibition titled: Man, Machine and a Mountain
Get a behind-the-scenes glimpse of this #CTBig6 beauty. From Thursday 5 March to Sunday 29 March, members of the public will be able to see this iconic Cape Town Big 6 member like never before.