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Address: Church Street, Pretoria, South Africa
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MANDELAS STATUE AT UNION BUILDINGS

Wonderful to see this beautiful statue of Nelson Mandela in front of the Union Buildings. The Union Buildings are also magnificent in the design and structure and not to be... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 1, 2015
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Pretoria, South Africa
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Pretoria, South Africa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

Gardens are very well kept, and a pleasant walk. Mandela statue well worth seeing. Some traders selling goods but nothing special.

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Pretoria, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

Wonderful architecure and vibe makes this a trip to remember. Fascinating views of Pretoria and its trees and magnolias.

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Pretoria, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

Wonderful to see this beautiful statue of Nelson Mandela in front of the Union Buildings. The Union Buildings are also magnificent in the design and structure and not to be missed when visiting Pretoria.

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Pretoria, South Africa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

The Union Buildings are certainly worth a visit. The architecture is beautiful, and the views of Pretoria are excellent. It brings back memories when Nelson Mandela was inaugurated, and there are many curios to pick and choose from. The terraced gardens are lovely to wander around in, as well as for photographic purposes.

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Pretoria, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Not really a lot to do except looking at the beautiful flowers and statues. Beautiful view from the top and especially at night.

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Paarl, South Africa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Amazing buildings and architecture. The Mandela statue is impressive. As an South African, I was a bit disappointed about the way the area around the Union Buildings are neglected. If you are in the area make a turn, it is worth experiencing.

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Middelburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Living the history!! So much of South African history is connected with this building. The architecture of this building is incredible. The buildings beautiful and the garden amazing. Well worth a visit. Remember your camera!! You will just not stop shooting pictures when you are here.

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Hoorn, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

Union Buildings in Pretoria is definitely worth going too. You can enjoy a beautiful view and enjoy the huge statues in the garden of the union building. There are a lot of local people which try to take pictures of you, which is nice in the beginning but can get annoying when you stay there for longer.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

Amazing gardens and stunning architecture really stand out in my memory of this place. Stunning and made me thoughtful.

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Pretoria, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

Seeing the Mandela Statue in its magnitude was just amazing, the gardens are well manicured and it was just a day well spent.

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Address: Address: Church Street, Pretoria, South Africa
Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Pretoria

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