Iziko Museums of South Africa, which operates 11 national museums, the Iziko Planetarium and Digital Dome, the Social History Centre and three collection-specific libraries* in Cape Town, in partnership with the HCI Foundation, will host the 11th annual in_ herit Festival from 24 - 30 September 2018. During that week, the Iziko museums in Cape Town will be free of charge (Castle of Good Hope and Groot Constantia are free only on Heritage Day. The Iziko Planetarium and Digital Dome is half-price on Heritage Day). The annual festival provides visitors with the opportunity to discover and explore the Iziko museums and South Africa's history. It will comprise of a series of walkabouts, guided tours, an exhibition opening, events, and the Museum Night at the V&A Waterfront.
*Bo-Kaap Museum, Groot Constantia
Manor House, Koopmans-De Wet House, Maritime Centre, Michaelis
Collection at the Old Town House, Planetarium, Rust en vreugd, SAS
Sommerset, Slave Lodge, Social History Centre, South African Museum,
South African National Gallery, Bertram House, William Fehr Collection
at the Castle of Good Hope