Slave Lodge Museum | Western Cape Government

Slave Lodge Museum


The Slave Lodge is one of the oldest buildings in Cape Town. The many names of the building over three centuries - Slave Lodge, Government Offices Building, Old Supreme Court, and SA Cultural History Museum - reflect the long and rich history of the building.

Location: Cape Town, South Africa
Office Hours:

Museum hours are subject to change without prior notification:
Open: Monday to Saturday: 10:00 - 17:00
Closed: Sundays, Workers Day Friday and Christmas Day

Owned / Funded by / Endorsed by: (The Government of South Africa)
Facility Category: Museums
Contact Information:
Street Address:

c/o Wale and Adderley Streets, Cape Town, 8000

Postal Address:

PO Box 61, Cape Town, 8000

General Enquiries:
Telephone: 021 467 7229
Fax: 021 465 8222
Contact Notes:

Entrance fees are subject to change without prior notification:
Adults 19 years and older: R30
Children 6 - 18 years old: R15
South African pensioners, school learners and students: R10
Free entrance on selected commemorative days

The content on this page was last updated on 31 October 2013