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Museum Night: Explore Origins Centre and the other museums of Joburg after dark

When: Thursday, 19 September 2019 - Thursday, 19 September 2019
Where: Origins Centre
Braamfontein Campus East
Start time:17:00
Enquiries:; 011 717-4700

Cost: FREE.

Explore the museums of Johannesburg in a new light - after dark.

Museum Night is a multi-institution after hours cultural experience. For one night the public is invited to explore the museums and cultural institutions, alongside a program of walkabouts, performances and more. Participating museums: Origins Centre, The Kitching Fossil Gallery, Wits Art Museum, Constitution Hill, The Johannesburg Holocaust and Genocide Centre, Johannesburg Art Gallery, The Apartheid Museum. 

Origins Centre and Kitching Fossil Gallery program: 

17:00 till 18:00 - 'Colouring Africa' Ochre workshop with archaeologist Dr Tammy Hodgskiss

18:00 till 20:00 - Treasure Hunts in the Kitching Fossil Gallery

18:30 till 20:00 - 'Tranceformations and Transformations' book launch with living legend Sylvia Glasser 

20:00 till 21:30 - Guided tour with tour guide extraordinaire Brian Mogaki

18:00 till 22:00 - Hands-on archaeology, Museum treasure hunts, Archaeological excavation pit

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