In 1865,when the ship Kehrwieder met its fate during a storm in Table Bay, its captain, Johann Parow, decided to settle on the land and become a farmer. He gave his name to the settlement that subsequently came into existence here.
Entertainment And Shopping
Sanlam Centre: This popular shopping centre provides hours of shopping fun and other entertainment.
History And Architecture
Parow Museum: Admirers of antique furniture and paraphernalia will enjoy spending time at the Parow Museum at 13 Smith Street.