The Nelson Mandela Museum in partnership with Health Is Wealth Athletics Club presents to you The Icon's Journey Marathon. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this year's edition of the marathon has been postponed.
The Nelson Mandela Museum, an entity of the DAC, during this lockdown period rallies behind the call of all governmental institutes of giving you accurate information to assist in curbing the COVID-19 pandemic. The museum strives to keep you informed at all times. Tune to our social media pages for up to date information. Lockdown SA, Stay at Home SA, Flatten the Curve
As it has been announced that the museum is currently closed due to the Covid-19 pandemic outbreak, the Nelson Mandela Museum heeded the call made by the State President, Honourable Cyril Ramaphosa to close temporarily. However, the website is fully operational and committed to meet the needs of the online visitors as well as those who would have preferred to visit the physical site had it been open.
After his release from prison. Nelson Mandela was showered with various types of gifts by world institutions, organizations and individuals as tokens of appreciation for his selfless sacrifice and fight against the apartheid regime. Amongst those were medals and national orders. Being an extra ordinary human being that he was, Nelson Mandela donated these gifts to the museum which also happens to be his brain child.