World Class Shopping

Shopping is a key element of the Sandton offering and with four world-class shopping centres, with over 450 shops, there is no shortage of places to take in hours of retail therapy. Whether it is Sandton City, Nelson Mandela Square, Village Walk or Michelangelo Towers Mall, you are sure to find exactly what you are looking for.

Sandton Civic Gallery

Tel: (011) 881-6430 
Opening Hours: 
Monday to Thursday – 9:00-18:00 Friday – 9:00-17:00 Saturday – 9.00- 13:00

Gallery on the Square

Upper level Nelson Mandela Square 
Tel: (011) 784-2847


Upper level Nelson Mandela Square 
Tel: (011) 883-6723

Sandton Library

Sandton library, situated on Nelson Mandela Square is open to all members of the community. The library has a collection of over 92,000 volumes, as well as audio books, videos, music CDs and language tapes, the local daily and weekly newspapers, periodicals and the Provincial and Government Gazettes. Membership to the library is necessary to borrow material, and membership is R30 for the year and R73 per year to borrow audiovisual material.
Tel: (011) 881-6400


The Liberty Life Theatre on the Square is a 200-seat theatre that produces and shows an array of outstanding productions that cover a huge spectrum of genres. In this last eight years, it has put on well over 100 productions – all with resounding success.

The Liberty Theatre on the Square

Nelson Mandela Square
Tel: (011) 883-8606 

Village Walk African Culture Market

Outside the Village Walk Shopping Centre on Maude Street, this African culture market brings authentic African goods to the locals and visitors of Sandton Central.
Tel: (011) 783-4620


Sandton Central has 20 movie houses in two cinema complexes which are sure to cater to your needs

Nu-Metro and Nedbank Cinema Prive

CL 5 Upper level Village Walk Shopping Centre 
Sandton Central
Tel: (011) 883-9558 


Lower level Sandton City 
Sandton Central 
Tel: (011) 783-1245 

Restaurants, Bars and Cafes

Along with its array of retail facilities, Sandton offers a wonderful assortment of over 90 restaurants, bars and cafes. Be it indoor dining and cocktails, or fast food snacks and gourmet sidewalk sandwiches, the choice is yours! Click through to the Sandton Central directory for detailed information on dining options sure to whet your appetite.