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The majestic Voortrekker Monument is situated in the northern part of South Africa in the Pretoria (Tshwane) region in a nature reserve. It is a unique Monument which commemorates the Pioneer history of Southern Africa and the history of the...more
Eeufees Road | Groenkloof 358-Jr, Pretoria 0187, South Africa
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Great to see what was achieved so many years ago without the technology of today. Also great to see the upkeep and preservation of such rich culture, history and part of our heritage are good!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank riandriv
Reviewed 2 days ago

This monument is definitely a must see. Buy a small book at the entrance to get the meaning of all the symbolism in the features. The marble freezes are wonderful, and also so the original designs. The view from the top is great and a...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Klaus G
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The word 'monument' doesn't adequately describe this place. 'Monumental' comes closer. You will have some idea what to expect if you've done your research on the Voortrekker Monument before your visit but the reality of this place far exceeded our expectations. It's a fascinating and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank KildareGlobeTrotters
Reviewed 3 days ago

Magnificent monument and very well managed. Incredible history, well worth a visit. Great view and great art

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank clintr923
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a beautiful venue with a mixture of culture and history, amazingly build buildings. Visit the little shops or attend Park Accoustics there is something for everyone. Make sure to put this on your list of places to visit!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank angeliqav
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Although it takes just 20 minutes to finish exploring this amazing historic building, it’s very educational and beautiful built. The place Really tells the story about the colony. This place is exquisite and the murals are so detailed and it’s happy to see how this...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very well kept. the monument are clean. The pieces inside are well maintained. The tour alone is easy as you can read about each piece and don't need a guide to help you understand what each artifact means.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Sharly2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The place is a good site to visit for historians, the general public needs a tour guide to acknowledge the monument. and its history.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank makuamg
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are a historian OK. A normal visitor once saw enough. I am not particularly an old building fan or historical buildings visitor

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Edgar S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Built to last with beautiful interior engravings commemorating The Boers great trek northwards from The Cape. Not however best venue for those with mobility issues owing given access via many steep steps.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Response from Attervans | Reviewed this property |
According to their website: Reserve Tickets Quantity Adult - Museum and Monument R70.00 Quantity SA Kinders 2 tot 18/Children 2 to R35.00 Quantity SA Pensionarisse/Pensioners en Studente/Students + More... More