Welcome to the Origins Centre!

A world-class venue showcasing humanity's origins

Fossil Collection

The collection is open Monday to Friday from 10h00 to 17h00. For more information contact the Origins Centre at 011 717 4700 or email ask.origins@wits.ac.za

Public Lectures

Attend a public lecture at the museum

Origins Shop

Pop into our shop and see a range of South African craft, as well as our unrivalled selection of books


Looking for a unique function? Come to the Origins Centre! Contact functions.origins@wits.ac.za or call 011 717 4700