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Sammy Marks Museum

Postal address:
PO Box 3300 Zwartkoppies Pretoria 0001
Street address:
Church St

Area: Zwartkoppies
City: Pretoria
Province: Gauteng
Postal code: 0001
Country: South Africa

Phone: +27 012 802 1150
Fax: +27 012 802 1292

Cell phone: 083 280 3797


Samuel Marks was a South African entrepreneur who between 1880 and 1920 was a leading figure in the industrial and agricultural development of the former Transvaal.

The Sammy Marks Museum Complex consists of the main mansion, it`s gardens and outbuildings,. The museum also incorporates parts of the original farm at Zwartkoppies, including the stables and coach-house, the cowshed, a wine-cellar and the 5 Victorian cottages used by his staff.

The mansion, which Sammy Marks named Zwartkoppies Hall, is surrounded by a beautiful Victorian garden. Guided tours are conducted every 90 minutes.


Category: Museum
Keywords: Art
Ref ID: 218

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