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Zonderwater Italian POW

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Well Looked after

Paid this memorial a visit and its a pity it is closed on weekends.. On the bright side it is very... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
JWMare
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Meyerton, South Africa
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Pity it was closed

We arrive for a visit but it does not open during the weekend. Through the fence it looked well... read more

Reviewed March 17, 2018
atheliah
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Benoni, South Africa
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“Well Looked after”
Mar 17, 2018
“Pity it was closed”
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Paid this memorial a visit and its a pity it is closed on weekends.. On the bright side it is very well looked after and looks very nice... The management must make a plan for the people to visit on weekends when they are off,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed March 17, 2018 via mobile

We arrive for a visit but it does not open during the weekend. Through the fence it looked well kept and beautiful in a sad way

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank atheliah
Reviewed January 23, 2018 via mobile

Upon entering the Zonderwater premises, we were met by friendly guards. Unfortunately no information is given regarding the grave site being locked up. It was later explained by a family member that this is the case due to vandalism to the graves a few years...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank Elmarie O
Reviewed May 25, 2017

In the deep dark woods. The life of a Bubbling Kassina. The Castle-Church graveyard, garded by a mout, with a bed of Roses close to a dripping tap...that can't close. History of War. The Angel, feasting of the food for the thought hanging on the...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank jacquesarmandgreeff
Reviewed March 13, 2017

It was okay for photographers and historians, not sure how safe it is all the time, no security on premises.

Date of experience: December 2016
2  Thank raymond_warrener
Reviewed September 3, 2015

The Italian Prisoner of War Cemetery is steeped in fascinating history! Unfortunately it is not always easy to know whether the Museum is open or not. However when you do receive a tour it is very interesting. A little secret gem for those who want...More

Date of experience: October 2014
4  Thank KwaThabisile2015
Reviewed November 2, 2014

The first Sunday of November, the Italian community hold a service to pay tribute to the Italian soldiers imprisoned at Zonderwater during WW2 (near the diamond mining town of Cullinan). It is through paying tribute to this part of our history that many South African...More

Date of experience: November 2014
4  Thank TourEssence
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