UNIVERSITY OF THE WITWATERSRAND, JOHANNESBURG

Wits Art Museum (WAM)

Opening Hours: Wednesdays to Sundays 10h00 - 16h00
tel (Mon - Fri): 011 717 1365
tel (Sat-Sun): 011 717 1358
The museum is closed from 15 December 2014 and will reopen on Wednesday 14 January 2015. 

wam interior Wits Art Museum is home to an extraordinary collection of African art, including contemporary and historical art from South Africa and art from West and Central Africa.
It hosts a dynamic program of events and art exhibitions. The Museum is one of Johannesburg's premier tourist attractions, along with the Apartheid Museum and Constitution Hill. It is part of the Wits University Cultural Precinct, just three blocks from Nelson Mandela Bridge. WAM is in the hip, regenerating area of Braamfontein, which is also home to many students, interesting shops and places to eat. The WAM Cafe is a fun place to meet friends and enjoy delicious food and coffee.


Exhibitions at the Wits Art Museum
William Kentridge tapestry image
2015 exhibitions

TAPESTRIES William Kentridge 

EXTENDED UNTIL 22 FEBRUARY 2015

The exhibition can be viewed when the

museum reopens after the December
vacation on 14 January 2015. 

Upcoming Exhibitions 2015