Discovering Alexandra Township’s Artistic Heritage – Half Day Tour

Duration: 3 hours

Location: Alexandra Township





Group Discounts Apply! Take advantage of our attractive group specials. Tickets are non refundable however, tickets can be transferred to another guest on prior arrangement.

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Alexandra Township. The first township in South Africa. Take a part in a unique tour of a township bustling with creativity.

  • Tour our warm and welcoming gallery homes and meet the gallery homeowners
  • Meet and interact with the locals
  • Visit Nelson Mandela's historic homestead on 7th Avenue
  • Enjoy a hearty home cooked meal by one of our gallery homeowners

Bookings close 5 hours before the session starts.

Tours run Mondays - Sundays

Bathrooms available

Child friendly tour

Ticket for Shuttles Available

Beer available on tour during meal at an extra cost.

Cameras allowed on tour.

Tour impacts highly on people on the ground

  • Alexandra Township Tour
  • Traditional home cooked meal
  • Museum visit
  • Galleries

The starting place for the tour is the Marlboro Gautrain Station in Alexandra Township. It is safe with ample parking and security. You can also park at any Gautrain station close to your accommodation and ride the the train to the Marlboro Gautrain Station. You will meet our guide at the entrance of the Marlboro Gautrain Station.

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Can I get a refund?

Tickets are non-refundable and non-exchangeable, if you have any additional questions or concerns please call our support centre at +27 87 550 7445  and we will see what we can do.

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Your tickets are transferrable, so if you can’t use your tickets, feel free to give them to a friend to use.

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Wonderful combo of public and private home galleries of the artists and a good home cooked meal. I was glad our guide was able to do the tour even though I was the only one on it.He and everyone I met was full of interesting insights and open to my conversation.

Monica ITALY
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