• Makukhanye Art Room

    Makukhanye Art Room is a theatre look-alike space where artists, companies and other institutions present their works, hold rehearsals, run mini festivals, do auditions, workshops, etc. It is a facility that helps young people develop their skills and also helps the community. This space has been a home for arts and artists in Khayelitsha, and has been used by artists in and outside Cape Town where they present various programmes. Accept EFT and Cash. S.A 360 Ntandazo Market Stalls, Site B, Khayelitsha 7784. Call for bookings. Visit  |  Facebook Mr S. Runqu  T +27 (0) 65 624 9519  E info@makukhanyeartroom.co.za   

  • Kasi RC

    KASI RC is Mandisi Sindo’s new ‘shack theatre’ in Khayelitsha, where visitors and locals can enjoy the performing arts and take part in educational workshops. Music, poetry, dance, and theatre productions have a second home in Khayelithsa in KASI RC where the local community and visitors can be enriched, healed, and uplifted by heartfelt performances. Accepts EFT and cash. 77500 Phelandaba St, Zwelitsha, Khayelitsha, Cape Town, 7783 Mon – Sun 09:00 – 17:00 (and for performances) Mandisi Sindo  T +27 (0) 62 578 9416  C +27 (0) 84 038 1900 E Sindo.theatre@yahoo.com

  • 18 Gangster Museum

    The 18 Gangster Museum offers an authentic look at some of the difficulties of Khayelitsha life, especially the impact of gangs on the local community. The tour guides are ex-offenders, and their stories are raw and real. Ticket sales fund very successful youth programmes, so your visit is helping the local community. Accepts Debit and Credit cards, EFT Dullah Omar St, Mandela Park, Khayelitsha, Cape Town 7783 Mon – Fri 08h30 – 18h00 Sat 09h00 – 16h00  Sun 10h00 – 15h00 Visit  I  Facebook  I  Twitter  I  Instagram  Wandisile Nqeketho   T 021 821 7864  C 073 766 2078  E wara@18gm.co.za

  • Golden Flowers

    A craft shop with a difference.  Golden Nongauza and his family upcycle tin cans to produce handmade flowers. Visitors to their traditional township shack, can shop from a range of tin flowers and enjoy traditional song and dance from the Golden family. There is a spacious studio where visitors can watch the family transform cans into a flower. Cash only Malandalahla Crescent, Makhaza, Khayelitsha, Cape Town 7783 Daily 10h00 – 17h00 Facebook Namhla Nongauza   C 063 289 3224   E namhlahlela@gmail.com

  • Township Art Tours

    Tour guide Juma Mkwela is an established artist who calls Khayelitsha home. His art tours include the opportunity to paint a mural in the community, view existing murals, and plant veggie gardens for local families. Interaction with the locals is a key element of this experience, which can include preparing a traditional meal with a family. Tours are customised to your interests and can feature exciting activities such as e-bikes. By booking only.  Accepts EFT, cash, PayPal 40 Makabeni Rd, Village 1 North, Khayelitsha, Cape Town 7783 Visit   I   Facebook   I   Instagram Juma Mkwela T +27 (0)73 400 4064  WhatsApp +27 (0)81 511 6639  E juma.mkwela@gmail.com

  • Fugly Art Gallery

    PLEASE NOTE: Fugly Art Gallery has CLOSED DOWN. Founded by two young and passionate local artists, Fugly Art Gallery is one of Khayelitsha’s hottest up-and-coming galleries. They aim to achieve three noble goals: To uplift their community by providing a platform for various art forms; to teach the community about art and to provide a space where visitors, locals, and artists can meet in the gallery space. The talented founders of the Fugly Art Gallery in Khayelitsha are a force to be reckoned with. Nwabisa Nkonyana and Yolanda Rachel Sihlali are both passionate artists who love art and their community. They’ve seen a need for more art and art awareness in Khayelitsha and they are eager to answer the call. Since the gallery’s launch in December 2018, they’ve hosted monthly events and openings, exhibiting their work alongside the work of other gifted locals and international artists. An exciting addition to the art exhibitions is their live demonstrations and workshops. Nwabisa gives demonstrations and lessons in her field of expertise which is painting, drawing, and print making. She also curates the space. Yolanda does beadwork and her nimble fingers impresses visitors at live demonstrations. Both artists also have their work for sale Read more [...]

  • Imveli Designs

    Imveli Designs is a Khayelitsha-based clothing brand that produces modern, chic garments with a traditional and vintage twist. The store at Lookout Hill, Khayelitsha, carries a range of the vibrant and trendy garments. Cash only Monday – Saturday, 9 am – 5 pm Visit  I   Facebook   I   Instagram  Spine Road, Lookout Hill. Khayelitsha, 7784 GPS coordinates: -34.045241, 18.656989 Ayanda Hans C 072 840 0553

  • Theo Ceramics

    Theo Ceramics has been creating his stunning ceramics since 1992. Studio visits include meeting Theo Ntuntwana and other local artists who share the space, and the opportunity to buy some of the bold, colourful, and truly African designs. Cash Daily: 10am – 6pm (Theo’s hours are flexible – call for bookings) Facebook  50 Lwandle Rd, Village 2 North, Khayelitsha 7784 GPS coordinates: -34.039254, 18.670552 Theo Ntuntwana C 083 593 7605  I   E theontuntwana@yahoo.com