Welcome to DITSONG Museums of South Africa!
The DITSONG Museums of South Africa is an amalgamation of eight national museums, seven in Tshwane and one in Johannesburg. The target audience for these museums are children, youth, adults, students, tourists (foreign and local), researchers and the public in general. Read more
DITSONG MUSEUMS have diverse collections covering the fields of fauna and flora, palaeontology, military history, cultural history, geology, anthropology and archaeology. Find out more
Ditsong National Museum of Cultural History
History of the Museum Building
The Museum site used to be a prison, then the Royal Mint, and then became the South African Mint. When the mint moved to Midrand, the building was refurbished for a Museum. more
Peopleness through Art
Exhibition at the National Museum of Cultural History by Netsanet Lemma.