Things To Do in WorcesterBeck House Museum
Where? 21 Baring Street, Worcester, Breede River Valley, Western Cape
When? Monday to Friday from 09h00 to 13h00 and 13h30 to 16h30.
How much? Falls into price group R1 to R100 per person. Confirm with the provider.
In Worcester stands the old typical Cape Dutch Style house, built in 1841, which is now a monument and the Beck House museum. Originally the House of important Worcester citizen, Cornelius Beck, this museum depicts his life and town life in Worcester in those times.
Stroll through and discover old furnishings such as antique stinkwood and yellowwood furniture. This monument is also home to the oldest herb garden in South Africa as well as the original bath house.
Also known as the Stofberg House, this building contains the original doctor and dentist consulting rooms. Make sure to visit the Cape cart in the Old Coach House and stop by the gift and coffee shop on your way out.