Research and Exhibitions

 

In a rapidly evolving world that is continuously altered by the forces of globalisation, technology, societal changes and new values, museums provide an invaluable point of reference that reminds us of where we come from, mirrors who we are, and ensures a legacy for future generations. Iziko has a long tradition of scholarship, knowledge creation and education that translates into a vibrant and diverse offering.

Iziko Museums of South Africa boasts a world-renowned team of researchers, each specialising in various fields under the Natural History, Social History and Art collections. The work conducted by our researchers helps us comprehend how certain species or certain population groups play a vital role in the world as we know it today.