Shimansky, Cape Town Central

4.4
#7 of 155 in Shopping in Cape Town
See the sparkle at Shimansky, the main store and museum of the designers and manufacturers of fine jewelry. Gain an understanding of the story behind each diamond as you walk through the halls of the museum, where information panels, multimedia presentations, and displayed artifacts detail the formation, mining, and crafting of these precious gems into jewelry, clothes, and ornaments. Stop in the store after your tour to see some of the ready-to-wear designs, or have a chat with the expert staff if you're looking for something personalized. Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Cape Town trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.
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  • Our visit at the museum as a family was very friendly and well guided. Interesting for adults as well as for the children. A museum where the diamonds are being worked on and sold makes it relevant...  more »
  • I had a wonderful tour with Nadya who’s the best tour guide. Learnt all things diamond from rock to sparkle, it was bliss! Highly recommend a visit to Shimansky on your next trip to Waterfront, Cape.....  more »
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