Bo-Kaap Museum – the Unique Touch To Cape Town. he museum was established in 1978 presents the fascinating history of the Bo-Kaap community and Cape Malays through many years to date. The small museum is the oldest home still in existence in the neighborhood with permanent displays that showcase the rich history of the people in Bo-Kaap.
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The residents of Bo-Kaap are mostly descended from slaves who were imported to the Cape by the Dutch during the the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries. They reigned from Africa, Indonesia, Java Malaysia, and elsewhere in Asia. They were known as “Cape Malays”, which is an incorrect term as most of BoKaap’s residents are not entirely … Continue reading "History"
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May 25, 2020 · The Bo Kaap Museum, or Iziko Bo-Kaap Musueum or IBKM to give it its full name, forms a core part of a visit to the area. Housed in one of the earliest Dutch Cape houses in the region, it is mainly a social history museum, bringing to life a typical 19th century Muslim house here.
Whimsical, bright, eccentric, colourful and diverse; these are the words that come to mind when you arrive in the Bo-Kaap of Cape Town. Formally known as the Malay quarter, the Bo-Kaap is situated on the slopes of Signal Hill and serves as the pinnacle of Malay culture in the Mother City.
Dec 03, 2017 · Bo-Kaap is a bright and colorful area that is one of the most photographed places in Cape Town. But besides the beautiful pictures that you can take when you visit this neighborhood; it’s a place with a history dating back more than 360 years when the Dutch arrived in Cape of Good Hope.
The mosques of Bo-Kaap : a social history of Islam at the Cape. South African Institute of Arabic and Islamic Research, 1980. general view, view from edge of Bo-Kaap area towards Signal Hill, showing renovated houses on left, 1986
Morning Scene in the Cape Malay or Bo Kaap District of Cape Town, South Africa - stock photo Beautiful colors of the Cape Malay quarter of Cape Town, known as the Bo Kaap, and famous for their colorful buildings.
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