Museum Night at the V&A Waterfront is back on October 25.  Capetonian’s get to dive into the history and culture of Waterfront museums at no cost from 5pm-10pm.

You ca expect an exciting programme, enthralling performances and the best part is that there are no tickets required. Simply arrive, grab a programme and enjoy.

Participating musuems and institutions are:

Zeitz MOCAA

Performances:

6pm Ludwe Danxa Trio

7pm Nicholas Williams Trio

8pm Lhola Amira

 

Nelson Mandela Gateway

Performances:

7pm Mendi Processional Walk II – Ritual Performance

 

Amphitheatre

Performances:

5:30pm Izililo azilali elwandle… (cries don’t find comfort in sea waters)

6:30pm Indoni Dance Arts & Leadership Academy: Inkululeko (Freedom)

7:30pm Cape town Concert Brass

 

Robben Island Jetty 1

Performance:

5pm You can never touch the same water twice by Alberta Whittle

 

Iziko Maritime Centre

 

Springbok Experience Rugby Museum

Performance:

5pm – 8pm Buskers on the lawn

 

Cape Medical Museum

Performances:

6pm The Comet Caesear

7:30pm The Comet Caesar

 

Two Oceans Aquarium – half-price on all ticket tiers on Museum Night

Performances:

7pm Cape Town Philharmonic Orchestra – String Quartet

8pm Cape Town Philharmonic Orchestra – String Quartet

 

CIRCA

Other attractions at the Waterfront will be offering discounts too. Eat, explore and enjoy with these specials.

Watershed

The Watershed is home to over 150 local design traders, with an awesome line-up on Museum Night. Enjoy performances by Luna Paige, The Grey Duo, Christian Tiger School and Swing Cats.

Cape Wheel

An iconic feature at the Waterfront, the Cape Wheel will be offering half price on their spectacular 360° views on Museum Night.

Alfred Mall

Home to galleries, stories and great restaurants, Alfred Mall will be seeing live entertainment from 6pm. Expect tunes from 1925Band, Didi & Julez and Dylan Farred.

Boat Operators

As part of Museum Night, Ameera Catamaran sunset cruise will be offering a 50% discounted rate on their 6pm cruise. Space is limited to 35 pax and bookings must be made telephonically at 021 421 0909.

Waterfront Charters

Sunset Cruise on board the Serenity One. Bookings must be made telephonically at 082 900 8234.

Ripleys Believe it or Not! 

Enjoy a 50% discount into the amazing Ripley’s interactive exhibits with more than 170 artifacts.

Future Park

The recent family exhibition will be offering a buy one get one free deal, at R130pp on Museum Night. Kids under a year old get in free.

Photography Museum Night, HSM Images

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Nikki Louw

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