Waterworks Museum
Museum type :
ARCHAEOLOGICAL

Established in :
1972

Holidays :
None

Visiting Hours :
11:00am to 4:00 pm

Contact No :
781. 380. 1660

Location :
Cape Town , South Africa

Display Objects :

It has an interesting display of original equipment, hand tools, instruments and photographs and includes the original well-preserved steam locomotive used to haul equipment from the old cableway at Kasteelpoort.




Description :

  • The Waterworks Museum is situated on the northern side of Table Mountain.it lies between the Woodhead and Hely Hutchinson Reservoirs, in Cape Town of South Africa.

  • the museum was established in the year 1972 by Terence Timoney, a retired waterworks engineer.

  • The museum houses a memorable things from the of the dam constructions on Table Mountain which includes a beautifully restored narrow gauge steam engine.