24 Things To Do in Central Hill

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Port Elizabeth Wheelchair Friendly / Museums / Art Galleries

The Nelson Mandela Metropolitan Art Museum

The Nelson Mandela Metropolitan Art Museum (formerly the King George VI Art Gallery) was opened on 22 June 1956 and renamed in December 2002. The collections are housed in two buildings framing the entrance to St ...

Central Art Galleries

GFI Art Gallery

Ron Belling (1933 - 1998) was a Port Elizabeth architect, aviation and marine painter, and an authority on aviation history, aircraft design, aircraft camouflage and markings. In 1977 he was appointed the first ...

Port Elizabeth Hiking Trails

Walk the Donkin Heritage Trail

Another great walk in Port Elizabeth is the Donkin Heritage Trail. This self guided walk takes you past 47 places of historical interest in the old Hill area of central Port Elizabeth. A map of this trail can ...

Central Monuments

Visit the Horse Memorial

Visit the Horse Memorial on the corner of Russel and Cape Road. The Memorial commemorates all those horses that fell serving their masters during the Anglo-Boer War. The Horse Memorial was erected and ...

Port Elizabeth Monuments

Visit Fort Frederick

The Fort, which is located along Belmont Terrace, Central, is a stone fort built in 1799 by the British Forces to defend the mouth of the Baakens River. It was named after Frederick, Duke of York, and was built by ...

Central Hill Wheelchair Friendly / Museums

No 7 Castle Hill

No 7 Castle Hill was completed in 1830 and is now regarded as one of the oldest surviving settler cottages in Port Elizabeth. The interior presents a picture of domestic life such as many which was enjoyed by ...

Central Hill Nightlife & Theatre

Eastern Cape Philharmonic Orchestra

If you enjoy the smooth sounds of classical music, then you should not miss the Eastern Cape Philharmonic Orchestra in action at the stunning Feather Market Centre. They are a part time orchestra comprising ...

St Georges Park Lighthouses / Sight Seeing

Donkin Lighthouse

The Donkin Lighthouse is the city's original lighthouse, located on Donkin Reserve and built in 1861. The light house is a National Monument and is also the best vantage point for an overall view of the city, and ...

St Georges Park Nightlife & Theatre

Mannville Open Air Theatre

Every year the Port Elizabeth Shakespearean Festival stages an open-air production of one of the works of William Shakespeare, at the Mannville open air theatre in historic St George's Park, Port Elizabeth The ...

Central Monuments

Port Elizabeth Library

The gorgeous building of the Port Elizabeth Main Library is found in the north-west corner of Market Square in Port Elizabeth. The building was officially opened in 1902 and is well regarded as a fine example ...

Central Hill Cafés & Eateries / Bistros & Pubs / Casual Dining

Café Zanzibar

Café Zanzibar is a trendy spot, popular amongst the young up-and-coming crowd of Central, Port Elizabeth. Situated in Parliament Street, it is perfectly placed for locals to enjoy a few quiet drinks or have a ...

Lorraine Casual Dining / Cafés & Coffee Shops / Cafés & Eateries

The Coffee Society

Coffee Society is a little meeting spot that has become quite the favourite amongst locals. It is comfortable and inviting. The coffee is good and the menu has a number of light meals and sweet delights. It is ...

Central Hill Cafés & Eateries / Casual Dining

Natti's Thai Kitchen

Natti’s Thai Kitchen has been a Port Elizabeth institution for more than a decade, having earned a respected reputation for its outstanding and authentic Thai cuisine. However, this restaurant takes a very ...

Central Hill Cafés & Eateries / Fine Dining

Old Austria

The Old Austria Restaurant is a tribute to the charm and elegance of eating out as it was generations ago. It is conveniently situated on Westbourne Road, close to a number of Port Elizabeth guesthouses and other ...

Central Hill Cafés & Eateries / Nightlife & Theatre / Bistros & Pubs

Stage Door Restaurant

The Phoenix Hotel, which houses the Stage Door Restaurant, is the oldest in Port Elizabeth. History permeates every aspect of this institution, not least of all the small pub and restaurant, which has a loyal ...

Central Hill as a destination

If you are considering visiting Central Hill or have already booked your Central Hill accommodation, then you are probably keen to see what activities are available and what there is to do in the area. Explore our growing selection of Things to Do in Central Hill and come back and submit your Central Hill review or suggest an activity if you come across something we've missed.

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