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Maropeng Visitor Centre: Tours & Tickets

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It is now a universally accepted fact that it is the Continent of Africa that is the birthplace of our human species. This is the place where our collective umbilical cord lies buried – in the soil of this great continent. Nowhere else on Earth does...more
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R400 off R563 Hekpoort Road | Sterkfontein, Cradle of Humankind World Heritage Site 1911, South Africa
+27 14 577 9000
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Great setup and service for a family visit. Restaurant and take away options available for lunch or breakfast. Tour of Maropeng done at your leisure. Prerecorded messages with interactive ways for children and adults to learn from the displays. Short boat tour to start.
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Nice museum, excellent for children and for anthropology enthusiasts. But if you specially plan the day to get there, it is not worth it. We were lucky that Long March to Freedom statues were there also temporarily - it is interesting experience. Having both in one place made
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This was a really nice half day trip! We had a lovely guide and she gave us so much info! She interacted with us in such a humerous way! The museum is very informative and objective.
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Great value for money - a very good place to start exploration of the Cradle of Humankind as gives you all the background.
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This is a great kid fun house showing all sorts of kid attractions of basic science and exploring. No where to sit unless you went to the restaurant which was closed on the day we visited.
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