Social History Collections | Western Cape Government

Social History Collections


The Social History Collections aims to increase public awareness of the history and cultural heritage of South Africa, past and present. It does this primarily through the interpretation of its collections in pre-colonial, maritime and historical archaeology, as well as historical and contemporary collections.

Location: Cape Town, South Africa
Owned / Funded by / Endorsed by: (Western Cape Government)
Facility Category: Museums
Contact Information:
Street Address:

National Mutual Building, Church Square, Cape Town

General Enquiries:
Telephone: 021 464 1261
Contact Notes:

Director: Lalou Meltzer
Tel: 021 464 1263

Administrative Assistant: Nomapatho Mesele
Tel: 021 464 1261

The content on this page was last updated on 11 October 2021