Cape Medical Museum | Western Cape Government

Cape Medical Museum


Built by Sir George Grey the governor of the Cape in 1859 the Cape Medical Museum is a great visit if you are interested in the history of medicine, particularly as it emphasises both western and traditional medicine in the Cape.

Location: Green Point, Cape Town, South Africa
Office Hours:

Museum hours are subject to change without prior notification:
Monday to Friday: 09:00 to 16:00
Weekends and public holidays: Closed

Entrance fee:
By donation
School group bookings: R5.00 per learner

Owned / Funded by / Endorsed by: (Western Cape Government)
Facility Category: Museums
Contact Information:
Street Address:

Old Hospital Complex, Portswood Road, Green Point

Postal Address:

PO Box 16511, Vlaeberg, Cape Town, 8018

General Enquiries:
Telephone: 021 418 5663
Fax: 086 535 6931
Contact Notes:

Museum Administrator: Bongiwe Maliwa

The content on this page was last updated on 7 March 2023