Explore Stellenbosch

A few pics from our 24 hrs in Stellenbosch – exploring the town of Stellenbosch

VOC Kruithuis Museum StellenboschVOC Kruidhuis Museum – it was built in 1777 and originally housed the powder magazine for the Dutch East India Company in the Cape.

Theological Seminary StellenboschThe Theological Seminary – this building was erected on the site of the first Drostdy which was built here in 1686, but destroyed in a fire in 1762.

Moederkerk StellenboschThe Moederkerk – meaning ‘Mother Church’ completed in 1863 and is home of the Dutch Reformed Church in Stellenbosch. 

Lady in Reflective Dress - Stellenbosch‘Lady in Reflective Dress’ – just one of the cool sculptures on the streets of Stellenbosch.

Mandela Memorial Square StellenboschMandela Memorial Square – the Madiba sculpture outside the Stellenbosch Town Hall.

'Seemingly Peaceful' sculpture - Stellenbosch‘Seemingly Peaceful’ – sculpture in the gardens outside the Town Hall.

Oom Samie se Winkel StellenboschOom Samie se Winkel – meaning ‘Uncle Samies store’… and is an ‘olde worlde’ shopping experience with interesting handicrafts, homemade jams, local teas and other odds-and-ends.

Coffee at Schoon De CompanjeSchoon De Companje – pop in for a great coffee and browse the wide range of artisanal local products.


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