Travelers are voting Apartheid Museum, Museum Africa and Hector Pieterson Museum as the best of 9 museums in Johannesburg. There are 3 museums in Pretoria a city just 34 km from Johannesburg and 1 museum in Newcastle which is 157 km distant. The most popular of these are Transvaal Museum in Pretoria and Fort Amiel Museum in Newcastle. You can find 12 museums in Gauteng and 25 museums in the country of South Africa. Our members favorite in Gauteng is Museum Africa and Apartheid Museum is the top pick in South Africa. Want more? Check out our map of museums in Johannesburg.