Hours

 

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Weekdays: 09:00 - 16:00
Tour Times to the dig site: 11.00h, 12.30h, 14.00h

Saturday, Sunday & Public holidays: 09:30 - 13:00
Tour Times to the dig site: 11.00h, 12.00h

Closed: Christmas Day, New Year's Day & Good Friday.

 

 

Admission and Booking

 

 

Museum Only

Tour Only

Guided Tour and Museum

Adults

R40

R80

R100

Pensioners

R30

R50

R70

Children (<15 years)

R20

R35

R50

Students with valid student card

R30

R50

R70

  • There is no entrance fee charged for registered tour guides and accredited press representatives.
  • Children under 5 years of age are free.
  • For bookings please contact us on:+27 (0)22 766 1606  or Fill in the Enquiry Form

West Coast Fossil Park Directions

Directions:

  • The West Coast Fossil Park is situated 120km north of Cape Town, an easy one and a half hour's drive from Cape Town along the R27.
  • Take the N1 out of Cape Town, after some 5 km, on your left you will see the turn off onto the R27. Drive the R27 for roughly 110km until, on your left, you will see a large Engen 1 Stop Garage.
  • Just past the garage take the first turning to your right, which is sign-posted Langebaanweg Airforce Base.
  • Continue down the road for approximately 7km untill you reach an intersection. Cross over the STOP and keep on the R45.
  • Some 3km down the road on your left, you will see the entrance to the West Coast Fossil Park.
  • The Fossil Park is situated approximately half an hours drive north of the West Coast National Park, the entrance to which lies along the R27.
  • GPS coordinates: 32° 57' 19.4" South | 18° 6' 49.9" East