After having been seen by more than four million people in 50 cities, the travelling
exhibition that brings to life the genius that was Leonardo da Vinci is now
in Cape Town. Both educational and fascinating, the exhibition includes 200
replicas of Leonardo's inventions - including his prototypes for a car, helicopter, a
Scuba suit and a submarine.
The historic Grain Silos at Cape Town's V&A Waterfront are to be transformed into
South Africa's first museum of contemporary African art. The museum will be a
partnership between German art collector Jochen Zeitz and the V&A Waterfront,
which has committed R500-million to the development.
"We all belong to one family, which is the family of ubuntu," Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu said as he became the latest South African to add his footprint to the Cradle of Humankind World Heritage Site in Maropeng, outside Krugersdorp.
Community tours will give you an authentic South African experience. Heritage sites such as the Apartheid Museum and Robben Island will give you a glimpse of the violence of South Africa's past - and the miracle of our reconciliation. And don't forget where it all began: the Cradle of Humankind.
Johannesburg's Apartheid Museum, assembled by a multi-disciplinary team of architects, curators, film-makers, historians and designers, takes the visitor on a powerful emotional journey into South Africa's past, bringing to life the story of a state-sanctioned system based solely on racial discrimination.
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