14 October-14 October 2011. The Iziko Social History Collections department presents this permanent exhibition, entitled Mapping Bo-Kaap: History, Memories and Spaces, which was inspired by a mapping survey project conducted over the past years by vidamemoria heritage consultants in the Bo-Kaap or Cape Malay Quarter in Cape Town.

The purpose of this event is to offer a glimpse into the history of this area and reproduce the nature and location of its important sites. Residents of the Bo-Kaap were asked to identify areas that have special heritage significance for them. On display are also some historic and contemporary photographs of the neighbourhood, then and now.

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Address Iziko Bo-Kaap Museum. 71 Wale Street, Bo-Kaap, Cape Town, tel. +27 (0)21 4813939.

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Mapping Bo-Kaap: History, Memories and Spaces

Iziko Bo-Kaap Museum. 71 Wale Street, Bo-Kaap, Cape Town, tel. +27 (0)21 4813939.