The Heritage Portal is South Africa's leading history and heritage website. Our goal is to get South Africans excited about the past.

  • We publish articles and book reviews relevant to the heritage community.
  • We share notices about what is happening in the heritage sector.
  • We host The Heritage Directory, a list of individuals, organisations and companies providing products and services to South Africa’s heritage sector.
  • We host a database of South Africa's blue plaques.

Use the menus above to find your way to the relevant section.

Email James to share details of what is happening in your area - (click here for details on what and how to contribute).