Boysens is a suburb of , , located around 3.2 km southwest of city hall. Booysens is bordered on the southwest by , on the northwest by Framton, on the north by , on the east by the Robinson Deep mine, and on the south from east to west by , West Turffontein, and .

Notable Places in the Area

Tourist attraction
is an amusement park in , . is situated 1½ km southwest of Booysens. Photo: Nolween, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The , based in the downtown bohemian suburb of in , , was opened in 1976, operating as an independently, anti racist theatre during the country’s apartheid regime. is situated 3 km north of Booysens. Photo: Bobbyshabangu, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Museum Africa or is an historical museum in , . is situated 3 km north of Booysens. Photo: Thomas.macmillan, CC BY 3.0.

is located in . is situated 3 km east of Booysens. Photo: NJR ZA, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is a suburb of , . is situated 2½ km north of Booysens.

is a suburb of , . It is located in Region F of the , and is one of five tourism developments aimed at inner-city regeneration. is situated 3 km north of Booysens. Photo: Tyler Yeo, CC BY 2.0.

The encompasses the central districts of , including the tourist areas of Braamfontein, Maboneng, Newtown and Fordsburg.


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