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Updated Visitor Information during Covid-19

Visits are currently by appointment only. You can book by calling us on 011-640-3100 or emailing dowi@jhbholocaust.co.za. The safety of our visitors and staff is our biggest priority, and best practice regarding Covid-19 prevention will be in place. Online programming will continue, including public webinars, weekly podcasts, as well as virtual classroom experiences for learners and educators who do not feel comfortable coming to the Centre.

Please take note of the following measures that are being put in place to help keep you safe

  • Visitor numbers¬†will be limited, keeping total daily visitor numbers below 100.¬†
  • Social distancing will be observed at all times. Markers are in place at our caf√© and other spaces to promote physical distancing.¬†
  • Disinfecting and cleaning continuously.
  • Removing or cordoning off interactive displays and other touchable exhibit elements.
  • Providing hand sanitiser stations throughout the building .
  • Screening for all staff.
  • Wearing of masks at all¬†times:¬†no mask, no entry.
  • On arrival you may¬†be required to sign in and have your temperature taken.
  • Booking at least 48 hours in advance is preferable¬†to ensure you are able to visit at your preferred time, and secure a volunteer¬†guide.
  • Right of admission reserved.
Avoid visiting if you have COVID-19 symptoms or have been diagnosed with COVID-19 within the past 14 days, or have been in close contact with someone infected within the past 14 days.

Plan Your Visit

Opening Hours


Monday-Sunday: 9am - 3pm
Public Holidays: Please call us to confirm.

Price


Admission to the JHGC is free of charge.
Donations are always appreciated to help
sustain our educational programmes.

How to Get Here


1 Duncombe Road, Forest Town
Johannesburg, 2193, South Africa

JHGC is a safe 10-15 minute walk away from the 
Johannesburg Hop-on Hop-off bus Zoo stop. 
Secure underground parking is available
for visitors free of charge.

Guided Tours


Tour guides are available to show you around the JHGC, including the incredible architectural symbolism of the building, our history and activities.

Group Reservations


For group reservations please contact delca@jhbholocaust.co.za or
+27-11-640-3100.

Fully Accessible


Elevators are available to access all floors. Ramps are available where there is a change in floor height. Accessible restrooms available on ground level.