Gang History Walking Tour in Khayelitsha
- About 1 hour
- Easy cancellation
Step inside the life of a gangster at 18 Gangster Museum and understand the terrible consequences of choosing this path with this interactive hour-long guided tour featuring an ex-offender and a replica prison cell.
18 Gangster Museum is the first of its kind in Africa. This innovative living museum aims to help South African youth to better understand the treacherous path that too many in their communities take into gangsterism and, ultimately, prison. More importantly, 18 Gangster Museum seeks to offer a positive alternative.
Incorporating immersive text and imagery and a replica prison cell, 18 Gangster Museum’s installations are curated by ex-offenders who share their real-life experiences of gangsterism and prison and how they turned their lives around.
Visit 18 Gangster Museum today, and be a part of the movement to demystify the scourge of gangsterism in our communities. This tour features powerful imagery and portraits, memorabilia and archives from the history of South African Gangs.
Information about gang culture and the consequences of being part of a gang. You will be able to spend time inside the replica prison cell with ex-offenders telling their own story of gangsterism and prison.
Listen to local gang songs, chants, slang and handshakes & watch audiovisuals displaying current situation in SA gangs. Chance for a Q & A session at the end of the tour.
Good to know
- Free WiFi is offered on every tour
- Your tour fee will enable one local school children to visit our museum for free
- Museum entrance
- Pick up and drop off transport on request (may be arranged for an additional fee)
- Cash for Museum merchandise (optional)
This is a great place for Khayelitsha and I think everyone in and around the area should really support it 100% or more.
The place is amazing and informative, had many great experiences, so go out there and have your own story to tell
Best informative and township tour pkace ever. And it's soo practically (no spoilers)
Amazing experience and great tour guide who was actually a gang member himself and gave us in depth stories about what being in a gang really entails. I highly recommend it to anyone visiting Khayleithsha
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