Sammy Marks Museum offers a guided tour through the Marks Mansion. Visitors hear the story of Sammy Marks and his family, their experience throughout the South African War and Marks’s achievements as businessman and entrepreneur. The guides take the visitors back into the Victorian Age as they walk through the house of which 98% of the contents belonged to the Marks family. Beautiful Victorian silver, porcelain and furniture can be seen.
Educational programmes consist of a house tour with focus on the teacher’s choice of Children’s lifestyle, Victorian and now or Sammy as entrepreneur and an outside activity chosen also by the teacher: a game of Croquet, a Treasure hunt in the garden, Animals in the garden with hand puppets or the Garden birds of Zwartkoppies. These programmes are presented from Tuesdays till Fridays on different levels to learners from Gr R to Gr 12. The cost is R15.00 per learner and booking is essential.