Delta Park Blue Plaque - Heritage Portal - 2020

Built on farmlands on the outskirts of the city, the Delta Sewage Disposal Works operated from 1934 – 1963. Converted to a centre for environmental education under the direction of philanthropist Norman Bloom, the main building re-opened in 1978, and the surrounding grounds became a public park. Together, the old water works structures form a fine group of municipal Art Deco Buildings, which include the spectacular central block, the main entrances and  the gate houses, staff houses and worker’s compound.

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Delta Municipal Park, Road No.3, Victory Park

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Old photograph of the Delta Park Environmental Centre


Delta Park Blue Plaque Installation (City of Johannesburg)


Photograph of the Delta Park Environmental Centre (The Heritage Portal)