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Freedom Park is the South African tale in the voice of the South African people. Using our unique culture, heritage, history and spirituality, it tells of the events that shaped us and why we are who we are today. It is the heart and soul of our...more
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Koch & 7th Avenue | Salvokop, Pretoria, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took my grandma, my wife and cousin here and enjoyed every minute of it. My grandma enjoyed the views, videos and demonstrations so much she forgot about her painful knees and walked at least whole 2 kms. Well maintained place and views of Pretoria looked...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank mvpdube
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Freedom Park is on top of a hill overlooking the city center of Pretoria and has breath taking views over the natural reserve areas to the south of Pretoria.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank RonelRogers
Reviewed 9 January 2019

Situatedalmost adjacent to the city station and around the corner from the well-known Voortrekker monument (with its harsh architecture compared to Freedom Park's artistic spaces), the museum is best visited with a companion and a good sun hat. The exterior is as worth studying and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank hettacpieterse
Reviewed 8 January 2019 via mobile

Extremely helpful and friendly security staff pointed us in the right direction to park, obtain tickets and get to the outside area; which was a good thing as it is a convoluted process! Although, because of the above, we arrived after the official guided tour...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Kevan T
Reviewed 12 December 2018 via mobile

Not safe at all not recommended for females only - security seriously lacking. Rather join an organised tour group - i felt very vulnerable and unsafe and I have travelled the world

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Freda232015
Reviewed 29 October 2018

This is a go to place for people to learn about the history of South Africa, cultural beliefs and how freedom came about. How many wars took place and how they decide to reconcile and fetch all the struggle icons spirits and bring them back...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank faizolanks
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

The park is beautiful, but to get the most out of your experience, I highly recommend taking a tour. I went with South African and American colleagues and our guide was impartial and gave thoughtful answers to our many questions. My one regret is not...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank kmaija83
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

Would have given this a 5 but no restaurant on a Sunday and Saturday pretty much sucked because we were pretty thirsty. All in all a super interactive and well put together display. I loved the history which had a lot of dates and physical...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 482keeganl
Reviewed 19 June 2018

If you have an interest in "the struggle" then you may find this an interesting place to visit. However, if your time is limited, there are many other places nearby that are much more interesting

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank MikeWMouse
Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

A nice lesson in history. Very well maintianed and beautifully documented . The displays are also very well catelogged!

Date of experience: May 2018
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