You'll find a charming and highly informative museum here (open weekdays 10:00-15:00, entrance via main gate) containing the biggest collection of rugby memorabilia such as shirts, posters, signed programmes, photos, mascots, trophies and other memorabilia relating to the Springboks and Joburg's local team the Lions. Stadium tours can also be arranged.
Contact Andre Bester at +27 11 402 2960 (ext. 211) to book your museum visit and to arrange a stadium tour.
Open 08:00–15:00 and on match days. Closed Sat, Sun. Call in advance to book a visit.
Price/Additional InfoAdmission R50, kids R20.
Enjoy tasty and unfussy Portuguese cuisine with a Mozambican influence at this authentic little neighbourhood hotel in edgy Troyeville, east of Maboneng. The bar attracts a regular crowd, especially when there's a rugby game on at the nearby stadium a
Emirates Airline Park (formerly Ellis Park Stadium)
44 Staib St, Doornfontein
In 1995 Nelson Mandela took to the pitch at Ellis Park Stadium (renamed Emirates Airline Park in 2014) wearing a Springbok jersey to present the Rugby World Cup Webb Ellis trophy in what was a key symbolic moment of post-apartheid reconciliation, late