Shimansky, Cape Town Central

4.5
#7 of 156 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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  • Anyone looking for a short but fun and informative activity in Cape Town should consider the Diamond Museum in the Clock Tower. A knowledgeable and friendly staff member will take you through the hist...  more »
  • My girlfriend and I got a diamond tour as a part of our Cape Town tour with Kabura Travel Tours. Our sales representative at Shimansky, Ane, was perfect. She was very informative and answered our ques...  more »
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