Department of Arts and Culture (South Africa)
Logo of the department
|Jurisdiction||Government of South Africa|
Kingsley Centre, 481 Church Street, Arcadia, Pretoria, Gauteng|
25°44′46″S 28°12′12″E / 25.74611°S 28.20333°E
|Annual budget||R2,406.7 million (2010/11)|
The Department of Arts and Culture is one of the departments of the South African government. It promotes, supports, develops and protects the arts, culture and heritage of South Africa. The heritage sites, museums and monuments of the country also reside under this ministry. The political head of the department is the Minister of Arts and Culture; as of 2014 this is Nathi Mthethwa.