1666 and 1679 by the Dutch East India Company (VOC) as a maritime replenishment
station, the Castle of Good Hope is the oldest surviving colonial building in South
1678 it was the centre of civilian, administrative and military life at the
The Castle of Good Hope is a service orientated public entity, striving to optimize its tourism potential and accessibility to the public and to preserve and protect its cultural and military heritage.
Adults: ZAR 30,00
Pensioners (SA Citizens only): ZAR 15,00
Children/Students: ZAR 15,00
Booked School Groups: ZAR 5,00
(Prices valid until March 2015)
Gates open: 09h00 daily (close at 16h00)
Key Ceremony Monday-Friday (10h00 & 12h00)
The Castle of Good Hope is closed to the public on Christmas Day(25 Dec) and New Year(01 Jan).
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C/O Darling and Buitenkant Streets, Cape Town, 8001
PO Box 1, Cape Town, 8000