Drostdy Museum | Western Cape Government

Drostdy Museum


Built in 1747, the Drostdy served as the official residence and seat of the magistrate of Swellendam - the most important building in town for years. It is a gorgeous example of Cape Dutch, minus its original façade gable

Swellendam Drosty Museum
Location: Swellendam, Overberg, South Africa
Office Hours:

Museum hours are subject to change without prior notification:


Website: http://www.drostdymuseum.com/
Owned / Funded by / Endorsed by: (Western Cape Government)
Facility Category: Museums
Contact Information:
Street Address:

18 Swellengrebel Street, Swellendam, 6740

General Enquiries:
Telephone: 028 514 1138
Fax: 028 514 2675
E-mail: info@drostdymuseum.com
Contact Notes:

Contact person:
Mr Kumresh Chetty (Acting Manager)
E-mail: Kumresh.Chetty@westerncape.gov.za
Public Relations
E-mail: jomien@drostdymuseum.com

The content on this page was last updated on 27 July 2021