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:

Visiting hours:
Monday to Friday: 09:00 to 16:00
Saturday: Museum opens only by request
Sunday: 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 Manager Kholiwe Dubula


The content on this page was last updated on 13 August 2019