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Constitution Hill

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Nowhere can the story of South Africa's turbulent past and its extraordinary transition to democracy be told as it is at Constitution Hill. Constitution Hill is a national heritage site situated in the Johannesburg CBD and is home to the...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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11 Kotze Road | Constitution Hill Human Rights Precinct, Johannesburg 2001, South Africa
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Keep up the excellent work of educating the nation. High schools and universities should be encourage to visit Constitution Hill in order to under the history of this country. There is a need to instill patriotism to the younger generation of this country, Can your...More

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Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The visit was overall informative. The guide was very passionate and knowledgeable about the facility

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Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 3 days ago

From a South African's side this is a must!! Truly inspiring!! Would go back anytime for another visit

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Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Culture25073391387
Reviewed 3 days ago

Our tour guide was really knowledgeable and made us feel comfortable. The place is a memorable one, thank you to Nokuthula

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Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

As a young South African, i always didn't want to talk about apartheid because, if you did, arguments and controversy would rise within people. but after i went to the Constitutional Hill, i was able to let my emotions out. i have learned more than...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited Constitution Hill during a recent visit to South Africa. Finding our way around was difficult. There was a lack of signage on a site which seemed to lack a bit of professionalism. But it was interesting and we were glad we went.

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Some years ago I declared war on not knowing my own city. We took the Red Bus and the first stop was at Constitution Hill. A flame invited us and we started walking around. What an interesting time we had! Seeing our Constitutional Court with...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Pietsteyn2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great expereience we had. So engaging and touching we could feel the struggle in our hearts. It was the best tour.

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Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely building and very interesting to hear about the architecture and concept of why it is built as it is. Guide then went overboard on the prison side and did not take into account that youngsters were with us. Not amused as my youngest (13)...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Kathryn B
Reviewed April 18, 2019

This is where Apartheid was enforced on the African and coloured majority until the 1990's when finally it came to an end. Both Gandhi and Mandela were unjustly held in remand as prisoners at this site, though more than 50 years apart. They were rebelling...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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WiryGal
October 1, 2018|
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Response from ConHill-SA | Property representative |
Hi we do have ramps and facilities for accessibility. Please feel free to engage before hand for further accommodation.
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August 9, 2016|
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Response from ConHill-SA | Property representative |
Hi sterner2016, the ConHill tours start at 9am. There is a guided tour departing every hour. Thank you!
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