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Tickets can be purchased at the centre (cash or card) or by email through (EFT payment).

Normal Opening Times: 

  • 10am - 5pm  |  Tuesday to Sunday  
  • Last admission at 4pm

Entry fees:

  • Adults: R150
  • Pensioners: R75
  • Under 18: R50
  • Under 6: Free
  • All SA university students: Free (with valid student card)
  • Booked school tours: R25 (per learner and per teacher)
  • ICOM members: Free (with valid membership card)
  • SAMA members: Free (with valid proof of membership)
  • UP staff: Free (with valid staff card)

Free entrance days:

  • Human Rights Day - 21 March
  • Freedom Day - 27 April
  • International Museum Day - 18 May
  • Africa Day - 25 May
  • Youth Day - 16 June
  • National Women's Day - 9 August
  • Heritage Day - 24 September
  • Day of Reconciliation - 16 December

Booking information:

  • Guided tours must be booked at least 48 hours in advance.
  • The maximum capacity per tour is 10 people
  • Email

Please ensure that you comply with the Health Check before entering the Javett-UP premises on the South campus of the University of Pretoria. Details as follow:

You can access the HealthCheck app by using one of the following four options:
1.       Go to and follow the instructions
2.       Dial *134*832*2# and follow the prompts
3.       Add 0600 11 00 00 to your WhatsApp Contacts, send the word “Hi” to the contact, then answer the questions
4.    Download the UP Mobile UP from the App Store for Apple phones or Play Store for Android phones, click the top tile labelled Higher Health, and follow the instructions.

Email: or

Telephone: +27 (0)12 420 3960

Address: The Javett Art Centre at the University of Pretoria. South campus, 23 Lynnwood Rd, Hatfield, Pretoria, 0002