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Precautionary measures to prevent the spread of coronavirus in the museum
COVID 19
17 March 2020
Precautionary measures to prevent the spread of coronavirus in the museum

Nelson Mandela Museum kindly welcomes the announcement made by the President of the Republic of South Africa Cyril Matamela Ramaphosa. As a responsible African museum located in the Home of Legends, we fully understand and appreciate the imposed travel ban on foreign nationals from Coronavirus high-risk countries such as Italy, Iran, South Korea, Spain, Germany, the United States, the United Kingdom and China, etc.

Nelson Mandela Museum to host a World Museum Summit
Nelson Mandela Museum 20th anniversary Logo
30 January 2020
Nelson Mandela Museum to host a World Museum Summit

This year marks twenty years of existence of the Nelson Mandela Museum. The museum will host different programmes and activities in different provinces to celebrate its milestone and to recommit itself in preserving the legacy and values Nelson Mandela stood for.

In celebrating its 20th anniversary, the museum will host a World Museum Summit on the 10th and 11th of February at Hotel Savoy in Mthatha. The summit will look at different themes that include the following: