this walking group is dedicated to the various cultures and their histories in the inner city of Johannesburg -
Some of the walks include :
The Spice Route in Fordsburg Asian Cuisine in Cyrildene Ethiopian Culture in the city centre African Traditional Culture in Ferreirasdorp Troyeville ~ home of artists and political activists Jeppestown ~ the early history of Johannesburg Doornfontein ~ the Jewish Shtetl Newtown ~ the cultural heart of Johannesburg
On Sunday 22nd May 2022 at 10am we will explore the inner city of Johannesburg ...focusing in the various decades and changes that have taken place in the "City of Gold"
The walk begins at the entrance to the Market Theatre ...
This walk is steeped in History and Politics..
and many famous places involved in the Struggle
some of the places of interest we will be visiting include :
the old Indian Market
Mary Fitzgerald Square
the new Newtown shopping complex
the old Park Station
the new inner city housing developments
the Workers Museum
the Dompas offices
Kholvad House - home of Ahmed Kathrada
the outdoor history of Johannesburg's streets installation
the Indian shops near Diagonal St
the outdoor Nelson Mandela museum
the old Chinatown
original Apartheid signage from the Fifties
Suggested safe underground parking at
the Newtown Shopping Mall
Cost R350-00 per person
please send an email to [masked] for the Banking Details & confirmation of availablity as numbers are limited..
Banking reference : yoursurname/jozi
No credits or refunds