• Cabo bon Esperance...
    Cabo bon Esperance...

    The shoreline stretched along a broad sandy beach to a rocky outcrop on the western flank where the Chavonnes Battery stood watchdog of the bay...

  • Watchdog of the Bay...
    Watchdog of the Bay...

    Built in 1724, the first in a range of VOC coastal defences to deter sea-borne aggressors.

  • The bay gets a new watchdog...
    The bay gets a new watchdog...

    In 1860 the rock and stone of the Chavonnes Battery built the Alfred Basin, it was ripped apart, flooded, buried and forgotten,... or so they thought!

  • Buried treasure
    Buried treasure

    Visitors are invited to don an 18th Century tricorn hat and step below sea-level for fascinating perspectives of the 17th to 19th Century Cape Town.

  • Unique setting for memorable events...
    Unique setting for memorable events...

    This exclusive location has hosted the prestigious Da Vinci The Genius travelling exhibition, cocktail parties, themed events, book and product launches, corporate and government workshops and seminars.

  • Cultural Tourism
    Cultural Tourism

    Through Storytelling of the early history of Cape Town, nurturing entrepreneurs, youth development and sustainable job creation.

  • Storytelling for groups of all ages
    Storytelling for groups of all ages

    Join our guides for an informative, fun and educational experience.