The Iziko South African Museum is a South African national museum located in Cape Town; a city that is a capital of South Africa, and has the famous prisoner site of Alcatraz. The museum was founded in 1825, the first in the country.
Iziko SA Museum
Iziko - http://www.iziko.org.za/
Cape Town Tourism - http://www.capetown.travel/
Tourism products and facilities offered:
Facilities indoor vs outdoor:
Department of Culture
Linked to local pedestrian walkways:
Tactile warning systems at vehicular crossings:
Signage indicating alternative access:
Public transport have low floor entry vehicles:
MyCity Bus has low floor entry.
Number of Accessible Parking Bays:
2 bays are provided.
Parking distance to the attraction:
Accessible without having to negotiate any stairs:
Security control at the entrance:
Intercom communication or push button at the entrance:
Type of entrance door:
Glass panels in the door:
Horizontal frame separation between the glass panels or is it a continuous pane of glass:
Visual indicators on the glass panels:
Floor finish of attraction:
Floor finishes vary in the attraction:
Floor finish areas and texture in the attraction:
Entrance - Concrete Tiles
Foyer Floor - Wooden Tiles
Floor finish slippery when wet:
Location of the reception at the entrance:
Location of the reception desk clearly visible and easily identifiable from the entrance door:
Obstacles in the path of travel or close to the path of travel from the entrance door to the reception desk
Reception desk height:
Dropped section of counter below 80cm in height, with leg space under the desk:
Alternative desk with a work surface below 80cm, with leg space below the desk:
No leg space - dropped counter.
Chair provided at dropped desk section or alternative desk:
Colour of the wall or surface behind the reception desk:
No wall surface.
Information available at the reception desk:
No communication aids.
Background noise at the reception desk:
Information is available at the information / reception desk:
People on the floors to provide assistance.
Casual seating locations:
In the Foyer, corridor and at entrance.
Access routes to access all elements of the attraction level:
Stairs equipped with handrails:
Stairs equipped with highlighted nosings:
Clear signage in the building indicating the location of facilities including toilets:
Yes there is.
Height of the lettering and symbols on the signage:
Colour of the lettering and signage:
Black in colour.
Wheelchair accessible toilet facilities:
Wheelchair accessible toilet facilities provided and where:
1 on each level.
Wheelchair accessible toilet facilities signage:
Location of key is indicated if wheelchair accessible toilet facilities are locked:
Other workstations where visitors might need to sit:
Height of worktop on these workstations and is there leg space under the workstations or desks:
Restaurant tables - 75cm
Restaurant foyer - 42cm
Height of the seat of chair:
Foyer chairs - 45cm
Restaurant chairs - 45cm
Chairs at the foyer of the restaurant - 40cm
Chair has arm rests:
Electronic visual displays:
Electronic visual displays size:
40 inch TV screens
Rock Art Gallery
Electronic, localized radio information or audio guides available at the attraction for visitors:
Other information available:
Posters, broachers, flyers.
Available in large text format:
Available in braille:
Available in voice format:
Staff with sign language capability:
Loop systems installed in the building:
Baby Changing facilities
Staff first aid trained
Recommended route for visitors using wheelchairs and prams
Lifts with braille