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The Pretoria Art Museum

​ Visiting Hours and Admission Fees:

Tuesday to Sunday:
10:00 to 17:00
Closed on Mondays and Public Holidays
Adults: R 22,00
Pensioners: R11,00
Learners: R 5,00
Pre-booked guided tours for Children:
Pre-booked guided tours for Adults:
Admission + R15,00 per person (R20,00)
Admission + R15,00 per person (R37,00)

Click h​ere to open booking form for guided tours (MS Word)
Please complete and fax to 012 348 1809 or email to .

Contact Details:

Telephone Number:
  012 358 6750
Fax Number:
 012 344 1809
International Telephone number:
 +27 (0)12 358 6750
International Fax number:
 +27 (0)12 344 1809

Physical address:

Pretoria Art Museum
Cnr Schoeman and Wessels Str
Arcadia Park
Republic of South Africa

Postal address:

 PO Box 40925
 Republic of South Africa

E-Mail address:


Functional Head:
Dirk Oegema
Curator: Artworks on Paper, Sculpture:
Gerda Guldemond
Curator: Paintings, Ceramics, Textiles; Media Relations
Hannelie du Plessis
Museum Technologist:
Jimmy Baloyi
Education Officer:
Mmutle Arthur Kgokong
Administrative Officer:
Teresa Viljoen
Museum Workers:
Jackson Minyuku
Patric Talane
George Chauke
Dawood Khan
Philemon Ramoadi


An art museum of world renown, specialising in South African art.


Collecting, documenting and conserving outstanding examples of mainly South African art; researching and compiling exhibitions from the permanent collection; hosting major national and international travelling exhibitions, supplemented by educational activities.

Key Performance Areas

Supplemented by educational projects / programmes / functions / cultural events.
Publicity & Marketing:
Museum catalogues and publications are for sale. See also press releases.
Museum Collection:
Conservation / documentation / restoration / acquisitions / research.
Training of education assistants and museum guides / workshops / learning experiences for schools.


Information Centre:
The Information Centre is an invaluable source of information for people interested in, or researching the visual arts. Educators, students, learners and members of the public may use the vast collection of art reference books. Newspaper clippings on Southern African artists and art make the Pretoria Art Museum's Information Centre unique.
Visitors may browse in the Information Centre. Please book guided tours for groups (minimum 10 people) by calling Mmutle Arthur Kgokong, tel 012 358 6750.
Guided Tours:
  • Option A: South African Art
    • Time: Tuesdays to Fridays between 10:00 and 13:00
    • Duration: one hour
    • Number of learners: People/learners should not exceed 100 per appointment
    • Cost: R15,00 per learner (entrance fee of R5,00 included) or Adults R30,00 per person (entrance fee of R7,00 included)
  • Option B: Children's Gallery
    • NB Tours suspended until further notice because of infrastructure problems.
    • A fun-filled tour for children aged 4 to 10
    • Time: Tuesdays to Saturdays between 10:00 and 13:00
    • Duration: two hours
    • Number of learners: 20 learners per hour (divided into groups of five)
    • Cost: R20,00 per learner (entrance fee included)
  • The Pretoria Art Museum has a collection of videos that the group can watch after they have finished their tour.
  • Bookings are essential and can be made with Mmutle Kgokong (tel: 012 358 6750 or fax: 012 344 1809)

Download the Booking Form here.​

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