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Nobel Square

V&A Waterfront, Cape Town 8001, South Africa
+27 21 483 3629
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On the V&A Waterfront

The main attraction here are four statues depicting the four Nobel Prize winners of South Africa... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Great Area to hang out

Nice area to spend with your friends or family. Good for kids too! A lot of things to see and do... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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V&A Waterfront, Cape Town 8001, South Africa
+27 21 483 3629

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The main attraction here are four statues depicting the four Nobel Prize winners of South Africa: Desmond Tutu, F W DeKlerk, and Nelson Mandela (the name of the fourth escapes me). The small square is located in the heart of Cape Town's V&A Waterfront, and...More

Thank RebelVirginia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice area to spend with your friends or family. Good for kids too! A lot of things to see and do. Best to go morning or afternoon.

Thank selvinaeri c
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Definitely recommend going to Nobel Square, a stone through away from an amazing food market. Overlooking Table Mountain and the docks. Having breakfast or lunch is an absolute delight.

Thank aeysha l
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A slice of Africa. Enjoy the sounds and textures of Africa in the comfort of a first world setting. I love marimba groups and one was playing when we were there.

Thank Anton N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Popular with small groups of performers looking to daze the tourists with their stunning talents in the hope of getting a few cents in the obligatory hat. This creates a festive atmosphere1

Thank FuryFox
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

...it’s worth a stop. There is no shortage of pride on their leaders. Another way to learn in a bustling place.

Thank Chicagonative_7
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As my friends and I wandered around the V&A Waterfront we came across this four figures which were wonderfully crafted but the building shadow kept interfering with my photographs. This area also, had outside seating for drinking and eating with a singer busking close by...More

Thank Tammy B
Reviewed 17 October 2017

Enjoyed the square on a saturday, live music and dancers, and across form AMAZING food market! Each statue tells a story of the SA people who have received the Nobel award including Mandela. its only 4 minutes from main VA area, so stop by and...More

Thank nsjlt1
Reviewed 16 October 2017

One can spend a full day at the V and A Waterfront. Lots of shops, history, market place, ferry to Robben Island and Mandela Museum. .The square is one of the many highlights and highlights 4 great South Africans.

Thank paulowlcourt
Reviewed 12 October 2017

This is by the waterfront and is a square offering you a glimpse of statues of the 4 Novel prize winners. Pretty amazing for one place. A small plaque announces who they are and of course, one is Mandela

Thank BDL999_12
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