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Montagu Museum and Art Gallery

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Musuem and art in one

The historic KWV building houses the Museum Art Gallery in Montagu displaying the work of local... read more

Reviewed 16 November 2016
Rose K
Durban, South Africa
A well-worth visit by persons staying-over or just passing through Montagu!

This is a project established by the Montagu Arts Association and displays of artwork (mainly... read more

Reviewed 28 September 2015
Montagu RSA
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1 week ago
“Not what I expected.”
12 May 2018
“Fascinating Photography Exhibition Currently On View”
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Cnr of Long and Kholer Street, Montagu 6720, South Africa
+27 23 614 1511
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Was disappointed with the number of pictures on show but fascinated by the number of photographs of persons from Montagu in years past - some lovely pictures of people unknown. Of particular interest was an iron banister featuring farm implements from the past - what...More

Thank Barrie T
Reviewed 12 May 2018

A fascinating trip down memory lane, and further: a wonderful exhibition of photographs from the Montagu archives, made possible by the hard work of Don Woodford, Theo Joubert, and Ida and Lemmy David. The exhibition contains restored photographs from different eras in the history of...More

2  Thank Francois T
Reviewed 16 November 2016

The historic KWV building houses the Museum Art Gallery in Montagu displaying the work of local artists. The art gallery and museum although not large, was both enjoyable and interesting. The old wagon was used to carry coffins by the voortrekkers, and the old switchboard...More

1  Thank Rose K
Reviewed 28 September 2015

This is a project established by the Montagu Arts Association and displays of artwork (mainly paintings) by local artists are held on a regular basis. Although the running of the facility has recently been taken over by the Montagu Museum, regular art displays will continue...More

1  Thank MartinvZyl
Reviewed 24 August 2015

They have some good artist present their art form this region. I was surprised with the many arts that was present here

1  Thank Travelvespa
Reviewed 11 March 2015

Great way to spend an hour and learn about Montagu and area. Very helpful and informative lady in charge

1  Thank morris33d
Reviewed 8 December 2014

This place has a rich and interesting history but perhaps the most interesting of all is their selection of herbs. I had a problem and had tried many (expensive) things. For only R60 I found a noninvasive way to completely ged rid of it. Thank...More

2  Thank LaysLightly
Reviewed 10 August 2014

The Montagu Museum reopened the Art Gallery in the KWV Building in Kohler Street's doors on Heritage Day -24th September 2103. There are also some fine remaining examples of historical industrial architecture in a rural area on permanent exhibit in the courtyard at back. The...More

Thank Allison F
Reviewed 24 June 2014

A historical tour through the Oudam/Montagu West and the people who form part of the rich culture. 16 Artist participated. The portraits, furniture, map, photographs, jewelry, ceramics and paper animals are true to the theme of the Oudam. Do not forget the bio scope true...More

Thank Terence d
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