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Activities in the City of Johannesburg

 

With South Africa’s National Government having upgraded the COVID-19 Lockdown to Level 2, it is time to indulge responsibly in the city’s celebrated history, culture and lifestyle. From botanical gardens, parks and nature reserves to walking tours and cultural experiences, adventurous outdoor activities, markets, studios, museums and galleries – here are some options to tempt anyone looking to venture out.

Botanical Gardens, Parks & Nature Reserves
• Walter Sisulu National Botanical Gardens, Malcolm Road,
Poortview, Roodepoort. Tel: 0861001278
Email: sisulugarden@sanbi.org.za

Website: www.sanbi.org/gardens/walter-sisulu/

Joburg Zoo, Jan Smuts Avenue, Parkview, Johannesburg.
Tel: 0116462000 Email: nomsa.tshabalala@jhbcityparks.com Website: www.jhbcityparksandzoo.com/

Zoo Lake, 60 Jan Smuts Avenue, Forest Town. Tel: 01148310017 Website: www.jhbcityparksandzoo.com/

The Wilds Nature Reserve, Houghton Drive, Houghton Estate, Johannesburg.Tel: 01164323313
Website: www.jhbcityparksandzoo.com/

Croc City and Reptile Park Croc City, Plot 59, cnr Cedar Road and R 114, Nietgedacht 535, Fourways. Tel: 083 657 7561/ 321 1016
Email: info@croccity.co.za Website: http://croccity.co.za/

Johannesburg Botanical Garden, Olifants Road, Emmarentia, Johannesburg. Tel: 011782 0517
Email: nomsa.tshabalala@jhbcityparks.com
Website: www.jhbcityparksandzoo.com/

Kloofendal Nature Reserve, Veronica Street, Roodepoort. Tel: 011674298 Email: nomsa.tshabalala@jhbcityparks.com
Website: www.jhbcityparksandzoo.com/

Kliprivier Nature Reserve, 129 Peggy Vera Road, Kibler Park, Johannesburg South. Tel: 0119433578
Email: secretary@klipriviersberg.org.za Website:www.jhbcityparksandzoo.com/

Walking Tours and Cultural Experiences

Dlala Nje (Ponte City Apartments Tours ), 1 Lily Avenue, Berea, Johannesburg. Tel: 0114022373
Email: info@dlalanje.org Website: www.dlalanje.org

Lebo’s Backpackers (Walking Tours), 10823A Pooe Street, Orlando, Soweto. Tel: 0119363444 Email: lebo@sowetobackpackers.com Website: www.sowetobackpackers.com

Joburg360 (Maboneng, Jewel City, Hallmark House and City Tours). Tel: 0828801820: Email sarah@joburg360.com
Website: www.joburg360.com

Past Experiences (Grafitti and City Walk Tours). Tel: 0837013046 Website: www.pastexperiences.co.za/

Migrant Cuisine Tours, 110 Fox Street, Gandhi Square, Johannesburg. Tel: 0828945216 Email: gerald@joburgplaces.com
Website: www.joburgplaces.com/

The Hub Presents (Alexandra Walking Tours),1562 Springbok Crescent, Alexandra. Tel: 0723474477/0671262696
Facebook at TheHubPresentsAlex

Micro-Adventure Tours, 1 Park Lane, Parktown, Johannesburg. Tel: 0837724678 Email: info@microadventuretours.co.za Website: microadventuretours.co.za/

Main Street Walks, Curiocity Hotels, 302 Fox Street, Jeppestown, Johannesburg. Tel: 0116140163 Email: info@mainstreetwalks.co.za Website: www.mainstreamstreetwals.co.za

Jozy Triangle Tours, Tel: 0815445423/0672793288 Email: info@jozytriangle.co.za /Bongani7vnb@gmail.com

Eyita Tours. Tel: 0793190578

Adventurous Outdoor Activities

Lebo’s Backpackers (Bicycle Tours), 10823A Pooe Street, Orlando, Soweto. Tel: 0119363444 Email: lebo@sowetobackpackers.com Website: www.sowetobackpackers.com

Gold Reef City Casino, Cnr Northern Parkway and Data Crescent, Ormonde, Johannesburg. Tel: 0112485000/5188
Email: portia.ntlemo@tsogosun.com
Website: www.tsogosun.com/gold-reef-city-casino

Soweto Quadbike Experience, 635B Zone 3, Naledi Street, Meadowlands, Soweto. Tel: 0722712170/0765154871
Email: quadbikeexperience@gmail.com

Acrobranch Melrose , Melrose St Ext, James and Ethel Gray Park, Melrose, Johannesburg. Tel: 0869990369
Email: melrose@acrobranch.co.za Website: http://acrobranch.co.za/
Markets, Stalls, Art and Studios

Rosebank Art and Craft Market,corner Bath & Cradock Avenue, Rosebank, Johannesburg. Tel: 0115680850
Website: http://www.artandcraftmarket.co.za/

Bryanston Organic Market, Corner Main and William Nicol Drive, Bryanston, Johannesburg. Tel: 011706 3671
Email: enquiries@bryanstonorganicmarket.co.za
Website: www.bryanstonorganicmarket.co.za/

Victoria Yards, 6 Viljoen Street, Lorentzville, Johannesburg. Tel: 0105945210/0725207432

Keyes Art Mile, 21 Keyes Avenue, Rosebank, Johannesburg. Tel: 0118888433 Email: keyesmileonline@gmail.com Website: http://www.keyesartmile.co.za/

27 Boxes Melville, 75 4th Avenue Melville, Johannesburg. Tel: 0117120000/0670162237 Email: info@27boxes.co.za Website: www.27boxes.co.za

Museums

Fietas Museum – Memory In Action (MIA), 25 14th Street, Vrededorp, Johannesburg. Tel: 0721933580 Email: salmapatel@global.co.za Email: http://www.satyagrahahouse.com/en/node/22

Lindfield Victorian House Museum, 72 Richmond Avenue, Auckland Park, Johannesburg. Tel:07262932/0117262932
Email: lindfieldhousemuseum@outlook.com
Website: lindfield.wixsite.com/museum

Liliesleaf Farm, 7 George Avenue, Rivonia, Johannesburg.
Tel: 011 803 7882/3/4/060 996 6363 Email: Lulamile@llt.co.za Website: www.liliesleaf.co.za
Galleries

• Gallery MoMo, 52 7th Avenue, Parktown North,
Johannesburg. Tel: 27 (0)82 409 0124
Email: odysseus@gallerymomo.com
Website: www.gallerymomo.com

• Everard Read Gallery, 6 Jellicoe Avenue, Rosebank,
Johannesburg. Tel: 27 (0)11 788 4805
Email: gallery@everard.co.za

Website: www.everard-read.co.za/

Stevenson Gallery, 46 7th Avenue, Parktown North, Johannesburg. Tel: 27 (0)11 403 1055 Email: jhb@stevenson.info
Website: www.stevenson.info/exhibition/5283

Keyes Art Mile, 21 Keyes Avenue, Rosebank, Johannesburg. Tel: 27 (0)11 888 8433 Email: keyesmileonline@gmail.com Website: http://www.keyesartmile.co.za/

Goodman Gallery, 163 Jan Smuts Avenue, Parkwood, Johannesburg. Tel: 27 (0)11 788 1113 Email: jhb@goodman-gallery.com
Website: http://www.goodman-gallery.com/

David Krut Projects Gallery,142 Jan Smuts Ave, Parkwood, Johannesburg.
Tel: 27 (0)11 447 0627 Email: info-jhb@davidkrut.com Website: http://davidkrut.com/
• Kalashnikovv Gallery, 70 Juta Street, Braamfontein,
Johannesburg. Tel: 27 (0) 61 241 2291 Email: info@kalashnikovv.co.za

Website: kalashnikov.com/

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