Things to Do


Of course, there are plenty bookstores in the LitDistrict. Aside from the underground booksellers that you will meet on our tour, here are some places to pick up your literary favourites.

All 71 booksellers, large and small, are on our map


Experience the joy of storytime. Join us every Friday in Library Gardens at 2pm and share our love for stories.


The best way to discover any destination is on foot (or bike or scooter!), which is why our interactive tours are so popular. Join the next one and see for yourself!

Galleries and Theatres

Joburg is alive with art and history, on the streets and in galleries and museums, too. Find an exhibition, museum, or play here.

The Culinary School

The Joburg Culinary and Pastry School doesn’t just produce world-class chefs – they also host one-off classes for visitors. Learn to make sushi, pasta, or a range of other delights. You can even join the Culinary School for an evening of painting while you feast.

Learn more and book here