American Spaces

With over 650 Spaces in 150 countries worldwide, American Spaces provide welcoming environments where visitors can connect and learn about the United States through programs and lectures, as well as through books, movies, and magazines.  Hosted in embassies, schools, libraries, and other partner institutions worldwide, American Spaces are platforms for providing information and engagement through activities, such as;

  • Educational advising for those who want to study in the U.S.,
  • Workshops on a range of topics from career skills to English language learning,
  • Classes and clubs introducing new technologies, 21st century digital skills, and academic resources,
  • Films, discussions, and lectures on entrepreneurship, leadership, current events, international affairs, and much more.

Visit us at one of the Spaces below to learn more!

American Corner Cape Town

Central Library
Old Drill Hall, Cnr. Parade & Darling St., Cape Town
Telephone: 021 444 0209/12

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American Corner Mangaung, Bloemfontein

Mangaung Public Library
18921 Moshoeshoe Road, Mangaung, Bloemfontein
Telephone: 051 435 3710

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American Corner Pietermaritzburg

Bessie Head Library
Msunduzi Municipality, 260 Church Street, Pietermaritzburg
Telephone: 033 392 2683

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American Corner Port Elizabeth

Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University (NMMU)
Bird Street Campus, Central
Telephone: 041 504 2891

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American Corner Pretoria

Es’kia Mphahlele Community Library
Sammy Marks Square, Corner of Madiba & Lillian Ngoyi Street
Telephone: 012 358 8957

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American Corner Westonaria

Westonaria Local Municipality, Neptune and Saturn Streets, Westonaria
Telephone: 011 278 3124

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Mae Jemison Science Reading Room, Mamelodi

University of Pretoria
Mamelodi Campus, 9552 Nku Street, Mamelodi
Telephone: 012 431 4400

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Rosa Parks American Center, Soweto

Ipelegeng Community Centre
Phera St., White City, Jabavu, Soweto
Telephone: 011 982 5580

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U.S. Consulate Information Resource Center, Jhb

U.S. Consulate General
1 Sandton Drive (corner Rivonia Road), Sandton
Telephone: 011 290 3000 - choose option 4

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