South African National Museum South-African-National-Museum Place Category: Entertainment Profile Photos MapThe South African National War Museum in Johannesburg was officially opened by Prime Minister Jan Smuts on 29 August 1947 to preserve the history of South Africa’s involvement in the Second World War. No Records FoundSorry, no records were found. Please adjust your search criteria and try again. Google Map Not LoadedSorry, unable to load Google Maps API. Driving Walking Bicycling Public Transport Miles Kilometres Previous Next Leave a Review. Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Review text Select a rating Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.