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ATKV’s Hartenbos Museum

| Majubalaan, Hartenbos, Mossel Bay, South Africa
+27 44 695 2183
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History trip

We have visited South Africa many times but coming to this museum gave us a really good insight... read more

Reviewed February 1, 2018
Deborah F
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Southampton, United Kingdom
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Hartenbos ATKV museum

Took my mom of 82 here... and wow... a trip down memory lane for her and a long history lesson for... read more

Reviewed January 3, 2018
gerdasnyman1
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Mossel Bay, South Africa
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Feb 1, 2018
“History trip”
Jan 3, 2018
“Hartenbos ATKV museum”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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| Majubalaan, Hartenbos, Mossel Bay, South Africa
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+27 44 695 2183
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Reviewed February 1, 2018 via mobile

We have visited South Africa many times but coming to this museum gave us a really good insight into the true history of the country and how they really had to struggle to survive. This museum is so well put together and the staff on...More

Thank Deborah F
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Reviewed January 3, 2018 via mobile

Took my mom of 82 here... and wow... a trip down memory lane for her and a long history lesson for me ... she loved it!!! even got a bit tearful telling us the stories of grandfathers... how they had to live and survive... take...More

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Reviewed November 25, 2017

This is a fascinating collection of items from the time of the Great Trek through to the centenary celebrations of the event in 1938. My husband's grandfather was one of the centenary celebration's organisers, who participated in the re-enactment of the original trek. This period...More

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Reviewed August 5, 2017 via mobile

What an unexpected surprise! Having lived in Bayview, Hartenbos since 1995 this was a long overdue visit. The Museum depicts life as it was for the 'Voortrekkers' during the Great Trek as accurately as one can expect it to have been. There are many examples...More

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Reviewed July 13, 2017 via mobile

We were surprised to find a fantastic collection of all things antique related to doing your washing at the museum. We really enjoyed our walk through the display looking at the variety items on display. If you like museums or need to do something on...More

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Reviewed February 12, 2017

10 rand entry. Started with a film of 1938 trek which commemorated great voortrek of 1838. We didn't know a lot about the great trek, but learned about where and how they went. Interesting. Good value.

Thank Dianne219
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