OUR VISION

Our City's built heritage resources are precious, non-renewable, finite and irreplaceable. Through its core activities of Tours, Research, Education, Conservation and Activism, the Johannesburg Heritage Foundation aims to protect our rich and varied heritage of Johannesburg and its associated social history, for the use and enjoyment of both current and future generations.

Johannesburg Heritage Foundation Constitution

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CURRENT ISSUES

JOHANNESBURG’s 133 BIRTHDAY

Blue plaques unveiled on Johannesburg’s 133 birthday for two threatened buildings in Braamfontein.  The City Engineer’s Workshop which now house the Johannesburg Public Library Head office and distribution centre as well as the old Smit Street Compound which now houses no less than 4 disability organisations training people for employment  or to open their own businesses.

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HERITAGE WEEKEND - 12 & 13 October 2019

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EVENTS CALENDAR

Sat 9 November

CEMETERY TOUR - ’WAR, DISEASE AND REVOLT – A TUMULTUOUS HISTORY AT PRIMROSE CEMETERY’

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Sun 17 November

WALKING TOUR ‘REDISCOVERING THE ORANGE GROVE WATERFALL’

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Sat 23 November

HOUSE TOUR - ‘TRACEY’S FOLLY’

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Sun 1 December

BUS TOUR - ‘NEW YORK ON THE VELD – ART DECO JOHANNESBURG’

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