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A place of memory, education and lessons for humanity The Johannesburg Holocaust & Genocide Centre (JHGC) aims to raise awareness of the evils of genocide, with a particular...

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The Voortrekker Monument

Pretoria (Tshwane)

The Voortrekker Monument commemorates the Pioneer history of Southern Africa and the history of the Afrikaner. It is the most visited heritage site of its kind in Gauteng and...

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A moving tribute and detailed account of one of the great Jewish communities of the diaspora, the South African Jewish Museum is one of Cape Town’s not-to-be missed heritage...

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Nestled at the foot of Devil’s Peak and neighbour to the historic rugby and cricket grounds, is the oldest operating brewery in South Africa and the home of great South African...

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The history of Pilgrim’s Rest dates back to ancient times when unknown black miners worked the quartz reefs for gold. However, the historic village, as we know it, was founded...

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Belhaven, built in 1904, is an example of a pre-fabricated house. It is furnished in the style of the late Victorian and early Edwardian periods.

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This exhibit pays homage to the workforce of the gold industry of Pilgrim's Rest and commemorates World War 1 – exploring the impact of this war and other times of conflict on...

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The original house was constructed in 1886. It is furnished with the original furniture and household articles used by the Stopforth family between 1886 and 1914.

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This wood and iron house was built for Mrs Emily Fernandez in the early 1890s. The building now houses an exhibition mainly about Rimer’s Creek and the restoration of the house.

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About District Six The area known as District Six got its name from having been the Sixth Municipal District of Cape Town in 1867. Its earlier unofficial name was Kanaldorp, a...

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Housing the largest and some of the oldest scientific collections in the southern hemisphere, the Museum is currently undergoing extensive renovations that will enable unique...

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Pilgrim's Gold

Pilgrim's Rest

The numerous remains from the alluvial gold diggings era and mining days within the cultural landscape of Pilgrim's Rest attest to it being the birth place of the South African...

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Professor Walter Battiss is one of the best known and most prolific of South African artists. He is considered to be the best exponent of water colour painting South Africa...

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KwaZulu-Natal Museum

Pietermaritzburg

KwaZulu-Natal Museum, a popular tourist and educational amenity and acclaimed centre of scholarly research, offers thousands of visitors a feast of attractive, modern, user...

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The Somerset East Museum was opened in Somerset East 1975, in the Old Pastorie. This beautiful example of a Georgian manor house was donated by Mr Ken Birch and was soon filled...

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The scenic beauty of Paarl compels visitors to explore the many cultural and historical attractions in the Drakenstein Valley together with some of the most beautiful nature...

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Albany Museum

Grahamstown

Albany Museum, located in Grahamstown in the Eastern Cape Province, was established in 1855 and is the second oldest museum in South Africa. It is a provincial museum funded...

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The Durban Holocaust Centre is first and foremost a place of remembrance for the six million Jews who died in the Holocaust and for all other victims of Nazism. In addition, the...

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See the wonders of God’s Window, on the Panorama Route. Be mesmerised by the scenic beauty the Garden Route, known as the Eden district. Be one of the first to stand on top of...

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Cape Point

Cape Town

Named the ‘Cape of Storms’ by Bartolomeu Dias in 1488; the ‘Point’ was treated with respect by sailors for centuries. By day, it was a navigational landmark and by night, and...

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