Cape Town Diamond Museum, Cape Town Central

4.2
The exhibits at Cape Town Diamond Museum complement the adjacent jewelry store, where you can pick up a few pricy souvenirs or gifts for the folks back home. The museum displays narrate the history of South Africa's diamond industry and explain how these precious stone form naturally, as well as how expert craftsmen turn them into expensive jewelry. For Cape Town Diamond Museum and beyond, use our Cape Town online tour itinerary planner to get the most from your Cape Town vacation.
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  • We walked in spontaneously after a quick search on TripAdvisor, the ladies were very professional and gave us a tour of notable diamonds and on the history, the cutting and grading of diamonds. Didn't...  more »
  • The Diamond Museum was worth a visit. We looked for it for a long time as it's not advertised too much online and it was tricky to find it at the waterfront. The lady who guided our tour inside was ve...  more »
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  • Great guide in which he started the story of the diamond n how did it go from 2500 b.c till today n how diamond was discovered in S.A.
  • Amazing place! South Africa was always about gems and this museum was the best initiative for this kind of item. You will feel how the processes are so interesting and how technological gem cutting can be nowadays. It’s beautiful and educational and a must see place.
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