Africa Day

Today, Iziko Museums of South Africa wishes everyone a happy Africa Day!

Africa Day comes as a celebration and acknowledgement of the successes of the African Union - since its establishment on 25 May 1963 - in the fight against colonialism and apartheid. Africa Day also serves as an opportunity to reflect on the common challenges the continent faces in a global environment.

Iziko has highlighted a selection of exhibitions that reflect our African heritage, and celebrate what it means to be African