South African writer, intellectual, politician, and journalist Solomon Plaatje stayed at this house for last twenty-two years of his life. This is the place where he wrote ‘Mhudi', which made him the first black South African to write an English novel. This museum represents his interesting life. Fluent in seven languages, he traveled all over the world. He has lived a rich life – culturally as well as historically. The museum tells the fascinating story of his struggle and creativity. It has now been declared as a National Monument.
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