The Anthroposophical Society in the Western Cape
The Anthroposophical Society in the Western Cape has its centre just below the foothills of Table Mountain, at Sophia House, 18 Firfield Rd, Plumstead, Cape Town. This beautiful building with its inviting garden is host to study groups, lectures, cultural, social and artistic activities, workshops, conferences, and festivals based on Rudolf Steiner’s insights. The Basil Gibaud Library and the Rudolf Steiner Publications Bookshop are large and airy and well stocked with a selection of anthroposophical literature by both Rudolf Steiner and other authors.
Rudolf Steiner wrote some 30 books and delivered over 6000 lectures, sharing his insights and method of accessing his knowledge. His writings and lectures present his research into the spiritual nature of the human being, the evolution of the world and humanity, methods of personal development, art and the implementation of his ideas into practical life. Also available are publications of researchers who pursued his lines of thought into all areas of practical life.
Library membership is available through the office at R 140 per annum, students R 70 per annum.
Books may be ordered through the Bookshop. For details of these and our other varied activities please visit our website: www.aswc.org.za
Visitors are warmly invited to browse through our books, attend our activities and
enjoy the peace and beauty of our garden.
Contact Details and Hours
Physical Address: 18 Firfield Rd, Plumstead, Cape Town. 7800
Tel/Fax: +27 (0) 21 761 9600
Tuesday to Friday 10h00 – 17h00
Saturday 11h00 – 13h30