The Castle of Good Hope. Built between 1666 and 1679 by the Dutch East India Company (VOC) as a maritime replenishment station, the Castle of Good Hope is the oldest surviving colonial building in South Africa.
Slave Lodge and Jan Smuts statue - The Slave Lodge is one of the oldest buildings in Cape Town. The many names of the building over three centuries – Slave Lodge, Government Offices Building, Old Supreme Court, and SA Cultural History Museum – reflect the long and rich history of the building.
The Cape Malay People, South Africa. The Cape Malay community is essentially based in Cape Town. Their ancestors were the slaves brought from Indonesia and Malaysia by the VOC (the Dutch East India Company) from 1667 onwards.