Cape Town Museum

Museum Branches are located in Pretoria, Cape Town and Port Elizabeth – No entrance fee is charged.

Cape Town


Officer in Charge: Major Jayden King

SAAF Museum, Private Bag X4, Ysterplaat, 7425, South Africa
Telephone: (27) (0) 21 508-6576
Fax: (27) (0) 21 508-6659

Operating Hours:

   Monday & Tuesday: By appointment only

   Wednesday-Friday: 8am to 3pm

   Saturdays: 8:30am to 12pm

   Closed Sundays and public holidays


Note: The Main Hanger (No 4 Hangar) is closed to visitors on weekdays when the base is operational.

Although we do conduct tours to 4 Hangar on Saturday mornings from 09h00B until ±11h30B it is advisable to contact the museum to find out if this tour is available. Call +27-21-5086576


PLEASE NOTE: This is an active SAAF airfield.

All visitors, including overseas visitors, must produce an Identification Document.

Friends New Logo DonBell Mar2014

The Friends of the Museum is a voluntary organisation that offers time, knowledge, skill and resource to support the Museum. You can join the Friends Group at your local branch. Find out more here.

The Committee for the  Cape Town Branch of the Friends of the SAAF Museum is as follows:-

Member Name Contact E-Mail
Chairman Robin Meyerowitz 0824582351
Vice-Chairman/Fund Raising/Librarian Norman Larsen 0839681943
Treasurer/Sales/Kiosk Mike von Bentheim 0825506242
Projects Co-Ordinator/Membership Janine Nudblicher 0836498870
Projects Co-Ordinator Dave Smith 0815338614
Technical Support Kevin Gillespie 0835053343
Junior Friends Liaison Leo Houwing 0713548652


Should you have any queries with regard to the museum, this web site, or anything you think we may be able to assist you with, kindly contact us by using the Contact Form.

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