What an amazing alchemy! Edge up close to master goldsmiths and jewellery-makers and see raw gold being transformed into exquisite showpieces. Housed in the grand Huguenot House built in 1752 – a marvelous fascination in its own right – Prins & Prins Diamonds are at the forefront of jewellery manufacture and diamond sales in South Africa. For 33 years, Prins & Prins have been crafting supremely unique pieces for a discerning clientele.
Personalised Jewellery Tour
Let us arrange your personalised Prins & Prins Diamonds factory tour, in what was once the wine cellar of this gorgeous historic house where early Cape wines were traded. Get loads of information about South Africa’s incredible diamonds and gemstones, gold and platinum mining, and more.
Browse a jaw-droppingly magnificent collection of handcrafted designer jewellery, and try on some of these extraordinary items. Well-qualified experts are at hand to provide private consultation and to answer your questions.
Ask us to arrange your tour, with courtesy transport from your hotel if needed. We can be contacted by telephone on +27 21 797-7122.
Dr Petré Prins, managing director of Prins & Prins, has received the prestigious Corstophine Medal from the Geological Society of SA, as well as the SJ Shand Medal from the University of Stellenbosch. Dr Prins studied geology and geochemistry at the University of Stellenbosch and spent two years doing postgraduate research at the University of Cambridge. On his return he was appointed senior lecturer in geology and mineralogy at Stellenbosch University, where he taught for 12 years.
Add this superb excursion to your Cape Town holiday itinerary!