Maboneng Township Arts Experience

Johannesburg

The Maboneng Township Arts Experience

The Maboneng Township Arts Experience is a social entrepreneurship, tourism organisation that trains and works together with families and artists to convert their homes into art galleries. Their tours are aimed at art enthusiasts and people who are passionate about sustainable projects. Their tours are not only open to international tourist but to locals as well. Their experience lets you be a part of township life
Maboneng Township Arts Experience offer a short walking tour around the township, looking for various graffiti pieces that have been painted by local and international graffiti artists. Then visit the gallery homes, meeting home owners and the artists. Their artist also hosts an art workshop and visitors can take a piece of the tour back home. The tour end with a traditional home cooked meal that they enjoy in the back yard of one of the gallery homes, some ginger beer and popular jazz tunes from the 70s and 80s that truly personify township life and culture.