Ma­jor new art mu­seum opens in Cape Town

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THE MUCH-AN­TIC­I­PATED Zeitz Mu­seum of Con­tem­po­rary Art Africa opens on Septem­ber 22 on Cape Town’s V&A Wa­ter­front. The first ma­jor mu­seum of its kind in Africa, it’s housed in the his­toric Grain Silo com­plex, which has been ren­o­vated by the UK’s Heather­wick Stu­dio. Pre­sent­ing works from across Africa and its di­as­pora, it com­prises 80 gal­leries over nine floors. Lo­cated above the mu­seum is the lux­u­ri­ous new Silo ho­tel. Ta­ble Moun­tain views can be en­joyed from the rooftop restau­rant and bar. Open 10am-6pm (un­til 10pm Fri, closed Tues); en­try £10. zeitz­mo­caa.mu­seum

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