Sof’town Urban Experience Tour


Come and encounter the magic of Sophiatown’s historically significant and vibrant yesteryear through our Sof’town Urban Experience Tour and get a taste of Sophiatown today, with our fascinating interactive personal experience, hosted by expert guides.

Combine a bite sized heritage visit to the 1930’s home of Dr Xuma with a walking tour of this historic multicultural suburb. From learning about the Sophiatown legends who shaped our history, to dancing to the rhythm of the Sof’town beat, then hearing the stories of the forced removals and having tea and vetkoek with the resident – the Sof’town Urban Experience has something for everyone!

This tour stops at points of interest that shaped history and influenced culture including three national heritage sites. You can also capture the Spirit of Sophiatown in our photo booth and keep your memories for years to come!

We are open: Monday to Saturday, 9:00 – 16:30 or on other days and times by prior arrangement.

Sof’town Urban Experience including Museum Entrance:  R 185 per person/R50 for children under 14 (Discounted rates are provided for pensioners and larger groups)

Museum Entrance only: R60 per person/ upto 3 children go free with adults

Visit us at: 71 Toby Street, Sophiatown, corner Edward Road, off Main Road/Ontdekkers

GPS: 26°10’34.2″S 27°58’59.8″E

Contact us on: 011477 3490 Bookings: 083 550 7130

Email us at:

Rinkie Nqolwana

Events Co-ordinator

71-73 Toby Street

011 673 1271 / 083 550 7130

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