Admissions & Tours

To ensure continuity of the high-quality University of Pretoria Museum services, education programmes, exhibitions, as well as the provision of art conservation and access to archives, the following new admission rates are applicable with effect from 1 February 2021:


Per person rates:

Adults: R50

Pensioners: R40

External students: R25

Learners (under 18s): Free

All children under age 12: Free

UP students and staff: Free access with valid student or staff card (UP staff & students only)

SAMA & ICOM members: Free

UP Alumni: Free


Museum Trail and Tour package offers:

Introductory 1 Hour Museum Tour: R80pp

Sculpture Art Route: R80pp

School Tours: R120 all incl.

Museum Heritage Tour: R120pp

Bespoke Alumni Galleries & Gardens Tour: R60pp

Mapungubwe Exclusive Tour (UP Museums & Javett-UP): R100 - duration 2 hours pp

Customized Museum Culture and Art Tour: R100 - duration 2 hours pp


Museum Booklet and Sculpture Route map: R10


Please note that during Lockdown, the UP Museums are only operating with reduced opening hours: Mondays to Fridays, 8:00- 13:00

Access to the UP Museums is strictly by appointment only, to be able to control visitor numbers in the museum galleries. 

Please also note all tours are limited to groups of ten (10).

The UP Museums are in the process of planning an easy, online booking system, but for now please email: [email protected] to reserve a tour or booking in 2021.
Payment can be made in cash or by EFT preferably.
For further details on bookings, please contact Nicole Hoffmann, email: [email protected]
Tours must be booked 48 hours in advance and all entry is by appointment.
- Author Nicole Hoffmann
Published by Nicole Hoffmann

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