NELSON MANDELA CAPTURE SITE
Nelson Mandela was arrested on 5 August 1962 outside Howick,
Natal, South Africa. He spent the next 27 years of his life in prison.
The Nelson Mandela Capture Site commemorates this moment in history with a visitor centre and a world renowned sculpture.
The Apartheid Museum, together with the Nelson Mandela Capture Site, is calling on all learners from Grade 1 to 12 to enter the 2020 #MandelaDay 'Get Creative' competition.
Under LEVEL 3, the Capture Site will be opening our doors soon.
Before you travel to the Capture Site, check the website for the most recent updates.
Sculpture - Opening soon. The date is to be confirmed as we test out systems and an opening date given by
Government. (go to 'Plan your Visit' for ticket prices)
Visitor Centre - Temporarily closed until further notice.
Cafe - Temporarily closed until further notice.
While the Capture Site is temporarily closed to the public, you can still visit us through our newly launched virtual tour...
COVID -19 UPDATE \ TEMPORARILY CLOSED
* effective from 25 March 2020