'My art is about people and the presence of people. The humanistic image is what interests me.'
'Although we were very poor those years, it was by far the best years of our lives as we were loved unconditionally by our parents...' Louisa Johanna Layters
Controversial English explorer, scientific writer and ethnographer.
For the first session of Spek en Boontjies we were privileged to have Mark Winter and Paul Winter on their experiences growing up in Simon's Town.
In 2019, The Simon’s Town Museum had the honour of collaborating with the Golden Key Society, UWC on a World Book Day programme.
An introductory session to launch the Albert Thomas Oral History Project to former Simonites.
Nadine Angel Cloete is a filmmaker based in South Africa. She is passionate about themes of heritage and identity.
Annual commemoration of the residents who were forcibly removed during the 1950's Group Areas Act.
An introductory event that will explain the possibilities of the big wide world of wikipedia and what it has to offer those interested in remaking heritage in South Africa.