Admission and Hours

Admission Fees

Adult single admission R 160
Free for under-18s

Donation Mondays
On Mondays* entrance is free, but you are welcome to make a voluntary donation.

*Except on Public Holidays.

Opening hours

Monday             10 am to 5:15 pm 
Wednesday       8am to  5:15pm
Closed on Tuesdays 
Thursday           10am  to 5:15pm 
Friday                 10am to 5:15pm 
Saturday            10am to 7:15pm 
Sunday               10am to 5:15pm

Daily Free Tours

Daily Curatorial Tours commence at 2pm and start at the front desk.

Free tours are for a maximum of 25 people and are on a first come, first serve basis. 

Private Tours

Norval Foundation offers tailored, private tours which provide beautiful personalised experiences to our visitors. Tours are 60 minutes long and can be booked via

The following tour options are all inclusive of museum admission. Art Club Members are entitled to a 20% discount on all tour options.

Assistant Curator Led Tour – R260,00 per person

Curator Led Tour – R500,00 per person

Senior Curator Led Tour – R1 000,00 per person

               Includes a complementary glass of bubbly at the Skotnes Bar

Chief Executive Led Tour – R1 200,00 per person

               Includes a complementary glass of bubbly at the Skotnes Bar

Garden Tour – R300,00 per person

               Includes scones and tea at the Skotnes Restaurant

After Hours Guided Tours

Tours after 6 pm have a R 5 000,00 booking fee, this fee is waived when a function is booked.

After hours tours can be pre-booked via

School Tours

As part of its mission to support and broaden art education, the Norval Foundation welcomes and assists visiting school groups and tours.


  • R25 per child
  • R50 per child to buddy up with an underprivileged school


  • R50 per person

To apply for a special rate, please contact Education Coordinator Lindsay Hendricks via 


The Norval Foundation is fully accessible by wheelchair. Elevators run throughout the building, and ramps help patrons make their way through the gently sloping Sculpture Garden.

Safety and Security

The Norval Foundation is monitored by a state-of-the-art security system and 24-hour CCTV, as well as permanent guards on site.


Sunscreen and sunglasses

If you intend to take a walk through our Sculpture Garden, please protect yourself from the sun on hot days.

Comfortable shoes

The foundation is meant to be experienced at a slow, leisurely pace – so ensure that your feet are comfortable enough to do plenty of walking around.

Allocate enough time

Give yourself the afternoon off. There is so much to see and do at the Norval Foundation that you will probably need a few hours to cover it all at a pace that suits you.

Getting Here and Parking

Street Address

4 Steenberg Rd, Tokai, Cape Town, 7945


Car parking charges contribute significantly to the running costs of Norval Foundation which is an independent museum and registered non-profit organisation.

Our car parks use automatic number plate recognition which means you do not need to pay using a ticket.

Underground parking is free for the first 30 minutes | 30 minutes – 1.5 hours –  R10 | 1.5 hours –  5.5 – R20 |  5.5 – 7 hours – R50  | 6+ hours – R120 

Taxis and Ubers are available to and from the Norval Foundation.