Useful Websites


Heritage SA

Cape Town Heritage Trust

City of Cape Town

Heritage Western Cape

Cape Gateway

Association of Professional Heritage Practitioners 

Vernacular Architecture Society of SA (VASSA)

SA Heritage Resources Agency (SAHRA)

National Library of South Africa

South African Archaeological Society

South African National Archives

Southern African Historical Society

Van Riebeeck Society of South Africa

VOC Foundation

Alberton Heritage Society

The Heritage Portal

The Heritage Portal Blue Plaques


The Tokai Manor House built by Louis-Michel Thibault in 1796

Blue plaques commemorate 
historic persons or sites

All enquiries or completed application forms to be directed to:

The Secretary
Simon van der Stel Foundation - Cape Town
Postal Address: PO Box 366
Plumstead 7801
Email :
Telephone : 021 794 7464
Facsimile :   021 794 5480