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Cape Town City Hall<h2 class="sectHeading">​​​About​</h2><p>Cape Town City Hall is one of our oldest and most central public spaces and home to the Cape Philharmonic Orchestra. Following a lengthy makeover, the heritage venue is available for a wide range of cultural and social events.</p><h2 class="sectHeading">Features</h2><ul><li> <a href="https://www.capetown.gov.za/Media-and-news/City%20Hall%20makeover%20well%20on%20track" target="_blank">Carillion​</a> </li><li>French styled architecture</li><li>Links to public transport </li><li>Parking available at Grand Parade </li><li>PA system </li><li>Pipe organ</li><li>Special acoustics in Grand Hall for live performances </li><li>Wheelchair access </li></ul><h2 class="sectHeading">Capacity and floor plan</h2><p>The capacity of the most popular areas are included in the table below. </p><ul><li> <a href="https://resource.capetown.gov.za/documentcentre/Documents/Forms%2c%20notices%2c%20tariffs%20and%20lists/CityHall-CapacityPlan.pdf" target="_blank">Capacity Plan​</a> </li><li> <a href="https://resource.capetown.gov.za/documentcentre/Documents/City%20strategies%2c%20plans%20and%20frameworks/CityHall-FloorPlans.pdf" target="_blank">Cape Town City Hall Floor Plans​</a> </li></ul><div><table class="ms-rteTable-default" cellspacing="0" style="width:72%;height:233px;"><tbody><tr class="ms-rteTableHeaderRow-default"><th class="ms-rteTableHeaderEvenCol-default" rowspan="1" colspan="1" style="width:24%;">Area</th><th class="ms-rteTableHeaderOddCol-default" rowspan="1" colspan="1" style="width:20%;">Floor</th><th class="ms-rteTableHeaderEvenCol-default" rowspan="1" colspan="1" style="width:26%;">m²​​</th><th class="ms-rteTableHeaderOddCol-default" rowspan="1" colspan="1" style="width:66%;">Cinema Style Seating​​​</th></tr><tr class="ms-rteTableOddRow-default"><td class="ms-rteTableEvenCol-default" style="width:24%;"> <span class="ms-rteThemeForeColor-2-0">Grand Hall​</span> </td><td class="ms-rteTableOddCol-default" style="width:20%;"> <span class="ms-rteThemeForeColor-2-0">​Ground</span> </td><td class="ms-rteTableEvenCol-default" colspan="1" style="width:26%;">​N/A</td><td class="ms-rteTableOddCol-default" style="width:66%;"> <span class="ms-rteThemeForeColor-2-0">953​</span> </td></tr><tr class="ms-rteTableEvenRow-default"><td class="ms-rteTableEvenCol-default" style="width:24%;"> <span class="ms-rteThemeForeColor-2-0">Minor Hall</span> </td><td class="ms-rteTableOddCol-default" style="width:20%;"> <span class="ms-rteThemeForeColor-2-0">​First</span> </td><td class="ms-rteTableEvenCol-default" colspan="1" style="width:26%;">​154</td><td class="ms-rteTableOddCol-default" style="width:66%;"> <span class="ms-rteThemeForeColor-2-0">184 ​</span> </td></tr><tr class="ms-rteTableOddRow-default"><td class="ms-rteTableEvenCol-default" rowspan="1" style="width:24%;"> <span class="ms-rteThemeForeColor-2-0">Banqueti​ng Hall​</span> </td><td class="ms-rteTableOddCol-default" rowspan="1" style="width:20%;"> <span class="ms-rteThemeForeColor-2-0">Second</span> </td><td class="ms-rteTableEvenCol-default" rowspan="1" colspan="1" style="width:26%;"> <span class="ms-rteThemeForeColor-2-0">​223</span> </td><td class="ms-rteTableOddCol-default" rowspan="1" style="width:66%;"> <span class="ms-rteThemeForeColor-2-0">226​​</span> </td></tr></tbody></table></div> <br> <h2 class="sectHeading">Gallery</h2><div class="image-gallery-slider img-gal-1" id="img-gal-1" data-slide="1" data-slides="12" style="height:493.5px;"><div class="image-gallery-content" style="height:414px;"> <figure class="itemSlide slide-left slide-1"><img class="responsive" src="https://resource.capetown.gov.za/cityassets/Inline%20Images/City%20Hall%20Exterior.jpg" alt="" style="width:404px;display:none;" /><figcaption class="image-slide-text" style="display:none;"> <p>City Hall was built in 1905 and is a grandiose Victorian statement, reminiscent of the French Second Empire. </p> </figcaption> </figure><figure class="itemSlide slide-left slide-2"><img class="responsive" src="https://resource.capetown.gov.za/cityassets/Inline%20Images/City%20Hall%20Tower%20Clock.jpg" alt="" style="width:369px;display:none;" /><figcaption class="image-slide-text" style="display:none;"> <p>The City Hall Clock Tower is an iconic part of the city's skyline.</p> </figcaption> </figure><figure class="itemSlide slide-left slide-3"><img class="responsive" src="https://resource.capetown.gov.za/cityassets/Inline%20Images/Grand%20Hall%20Stage.jpg" alt="" style="width:829px;display:none;" /><figcaption class="image-slide-text" style="display:none;"> <p>The Grand Hall is the most impressive room and was designed with a view to hold musical festivals, meetings, banquets and balls.</p> </figcaption> </figure><figure class="itemSlide slide-left slide-4"><img class="responsive" src="https://resource.capetown.gov.za/cityassets/Inline%20Images/Grand%20Hall%20Seating.jpg" alt="" style="width:846px;display:none;" /><figcaption class="image-slide-text" style="display:none;"> <p> Fixed seating facing the tiered stage</p> </figcaption> </figure><figure class="itemSlide slide-left slide-5"><img class="responsive" src="https://resource.capetown.gov.za/cityassets/Inline%20Images/Grand%20hall%20Balcony.jpg" alt="" style="width:842px;display:none;" /><figcaption class="image-slide-text" style="display:none;"> <p>Balcony seating designed to give uninterrupted views of the stage.</p> </figcaption> </figure><figure class="itemSlide slide-left slide-6"><img class="responsive" src="https://resource.capetown.gov.za/cityassets/Inline%20Images/Festive%20Lights%20concert.jpg" alt="" style="width:836px;display:none;" /><figcaption class="image-slide-text" style="display:none;"> <p>Annual festive lights concert</p> </figcaption> </figure><figure class="itemSlide slide-left slide-7"><img class="responsive" src="https://resource.capetown.gov.za/cityassets/Inline%20Images/Minor%20Hall.jpg" alt="" style="width:988px;display:none;" /><figcaption class="image-slide-text" style="display:none;"> <p>The Minor Hall</p> </figcaption> </figure><figure class="itemSlide slide-left slide-8"><img class="responsive" src="https://resource.capetown.gov.za/cityassets/Inline%20Images/City%20Hall%202.jpg" alt="" style="width:988px;display:none;" /><figcaption class="image-slide-text" style="display:none;"> <p>Teak wainscot in the Banqueting Hall is visible around the entire room</p> </figcaption> </figure><figure class="itemSlide slide-left slide-9"><img class="responsive" src="https://resource.capetown.gov.za/cityassets/Inline%20Images/Memorial%20for%20Mandela.jpg" alt="" style="width:988px;display:none;" /><figcaption class="image-slide-text" style="display:none;"> <p>Memorial for Mandela at City Hall in 2018</p> </figcaption> </figure><figure class="itemSlide slide-left slide-10"><img class="responsive" src="https://resource.capetown.gov.za/cityassets/Inline%20Images/World%20Design%20Capital%202014%20Launch%20event%20with%20video%20mapping%20display.jpg" alt="" style="width:944px;display:none;" /><figcaption class="image-slide-text" style="display:none;"> <p>The Clock Tower lit up for World Design Capital 2014 celebrations</p> </figcaption> </figure><figure class="itemSlide slide-left slide-11"><img class="responsive" src="https://resource.capetown.gov.za/cityassets/Inline%20Images/African%20Fashion%20Week%20International%20Launch%20Event%20in%20City%20hall.jpg" alt="" style="width:834px;display:none;" /><figcaption class="image-slide-text" style="display:none;"> <p>African ​Fashion Week international launch   </p> </figcaption> </figure><figure class="itemSlide slide-left slide-12"><img class="responsive" src="https://resource.capetown.gov.za/cityassets/Inline%20Images/New%20Years%20Eve%20Street%20Parade.jpg" alt="" style="width:834px;display:none;" /><figcaption class="image-slide-text" style="display:none;"> <p>New Year'​s Eve street parade  </p> </figcaption> </figure> </div><div class="image-gallery-control"><div class="image-gallery-caption">Gallery</div><div class="image-gallery-nav"><div class="nav-info">1 of 12</div><div class="slide-next"> <i class="icon arrow-white-next"></i> </div><div class="slide-prev"> <i class="icon arrow-white-prev"></i> </div></div></div></div><h2 class="sectHeading">​3D Model</h2><p> <a href="https://web1.capetown.gov.za/web1/facilitybooking/3DHop/City_Hall_3D.html" target="_blank">View a 3D m​odel<i class="icon link-external"></i></a>​ of City Hall to see the various bookable spaces. The measuring tool will allow you to get dimensions of the floor, wall and door openings. </p><h2 class="sectHeading">Virtual Tour</h2><p> <a href="https://web1.capetown.gov.za/web1/facilitybooking/3DVista/panotour_online/index.htm" target="_blank">Take a virtual tour of Cit​y Hall​<i class="icon link-external"></i>​</a> and get a 360-degree visual representation of the various bookable spaces and points of interest. </p><h2 class="sectHeading">Booking and tariffs</h2><p> <a href="https://www.capetown.gov.za/Pages/SignatureVenueBooking_final.aspx?SignatureVenue=City%20Hall" target="_blank">Check availability and request a booking​</a>​.<br><br><a href="https://resource.capetown.gov.za/documentcentre/Documents/Forms%2c%20notices%2c%20tariffs%20and%20lists/Tariffs_CityHall_2018-2019.pdf" target="_blank">Full lis​t of tariffs​</a> </p><div class="notification with-heading dark-copy pink bg-light-grey"><div class="graphic with-border"> <i class="info note">​</i> </div><div class="desc"><h4>Please note</h4><p> Proof of payment will be required to secure your booking, subject to our <a href="https://resource.capetown.gov.za/documentcentre/Documents/Procedures%2c%20guidelines%20and%20regulations/Conditions_of_Municipal_Facility_Hire.pdf" target="_blank">Co​​nditions ​of Hire</a>. ​As City Hall is a Heritage Building, events that require amplified sound will be subject to prior approval.​<span> ​</span> </p></div></div><h2 class="sectHeading">Contact us</h2><h4> Cynthia Kensley</h4><p> <em>Telephone: </em> <br> <em> <a>021 444 7518</a> </em> </p><p> <em>Email:</em><br><a href="mailto:cynthia.kensley@capetown.gov.za"><em>cynthia.kensley@capetown.gov.za​</em></a> </p> <span> <h2 class="sectHeading">Location​​​​​​​</h2> </span> <p> <em>Darling Street, Cape Town City Centre​</em> </p>GP0|#62f5c7e0-5cb2-42d6-af73-ec29185400d4;L0|#062f5c7e0-5cb2-42d6-af73-ec29185400d4|Cape Town City Hall;GTSet|#ef3a64a2-d764-44bc-9d69-3a63d3fadea1;GPP|#dbb9f549-8f39-4705-94bf-e14b0eb43273;GPP|#29692c72-a9c9-4f12-8d08-519df8de66f6;GPP|#c529c1ac-1f8d-48ae-8079-d34f4dae9c57;GP0|#886d9b6f-f542-4921-be6b-f0fb85fe9c72;L0|#0886d9b6f-f542-4921-be6b-f0fb85fe9c72|Cape Town City Hall;GPP|#71441ff6-d8e3-4a8f-b950-5502e8630dd5;GPP|#64d73004-9150-4827-be34-f466e2b3ace1;GPP|#245ec7aa-a528-4cd3-bcac-597c292db711;GP0|#0ab39486-b83a-47ab-b116-0898eb816453;L0|#00ab39486-b83a-47ab-b116-0898eb816453|Cape Town City Hall;GPP|#c305f0ee-d7c7-4a8b-a75a-3964faeda0fb;GPP|#8bb8db0d-a5d3-45c0-8384-866f69352b75;GPP|#af370586-9ba3-404a-9d6e-02066ca42752;GP0|#92caf1f0-3e5a-4eaf-92db-08ae6c7ca3bf;L0|#092caf1f0-3e5a-4eaf-92db-08ae6c7ca3bf|Cape Town City Hall;GPP|#d750a5fa-1612-4034-a594-ac6399ebf325;GPP|#43b5188d-51f0-456e-afea-600416b4486d;GPP|#e88ff549-973f-4e3c-a46c-cfbe61bd6a24The City Hall is used as a venue for many cultural and social events.0

 

 

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City Hall Floor Plans in DWG Format (Zip)765261GP0|#584b9025-264e-4dc3-b405-8d355aa6fb48;L0|#0584b9025-264e-4dc3-b405-8d355aa6fb48|Plan;GTSet|#f1e8889f-f7d7-4d5b-a3f5-af0ca2e076ea;GPP|#4a698fa1-48a1-4def-afa7-749a0e063169;GPP|#0972c695-fd19-46c4-ab5d-9601f17b780e2018-11-13T22:00:00Z

 

 

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