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Reviewed 6 days ago

Visited the Voortrekker Monument during December 2018. It is a must see for every visitor to South Africa and even more so for every South African. Majestic view over Pretoria and as an adult one can now only appreciate the architecture. An annual visit to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank sharding2016
Reviewed 6 days ago

those settlers really stood by there pledge to build a monument: what a massive structure, nice view from the roof. The exhibition(s) are not to be consumed without some additional comments. We did meet some five colored visitors, all others 40+ were as white as...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank jacologne
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took an overseas visitor from the UK here so she could experience this awesome monument that was built in remembrance of the covenant the people of South Africa made with God to protect them at the clash of Bloodriver. She was totally amazed! Such...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank cuteeccentriclady
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited the monument on a Sunday, after several years. Although it is obvious that the upkeep has gone backwards slightly, the whole building and area was clean and neat - keep it up, thank you. It was a nice day and from the top...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank mikelN3582ZG
Reviewed 1 week ago

The building itself is awesome and one can get almost right to the top too. What an amazing story of bravery and perseverance by the Voortrekkers. This is a must to visit if you are at all linked to South African history.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Margott T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A visit to the monument is a fun and eye opening experience. You can gain some great insight into the hard life of the Voortrekkers, their journeys and their many battles with the Zulus. A climb to the top of the monument gives you a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank RaineTF
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A place for those with thirst for knowledge and discovery. Wear comfortable shoes and if you have a tour guide make sure to make all the questions so you can enrich yourself to the most.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank juliod163
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went to Parkrun, which was a fantastic course with so many views of the monument and the city of Pretoria. Afterwards went into monument....well cared for and great to climb all the steps. Had a snack at coffee shop afterwards which was good. The...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank MandyGallagher
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you need to know Voortrekker History this is the place to visit. Nice view of Pretoria if you decide to take lift or stairs.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank YvetteK194
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

While driving past the monument our daughter's curiosity was piqued by the massive building. We decided to stop on a whim, and asked for a guided tour. Our guide Isack was as incredulous that locals needed a guide! We soon discovered why he felt hostile...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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marlohartman16
January 16, 2019|
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Response from bayernmihe | Reviewed this property |
80 Rd per adult
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Nancy A
January 19, 2018|
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Response from Atv6 | Reviewed this property |
According to their website: Reserve Tickets Quantity Adult - Museum and Monument R70.00 Quantity SA Kinders 2 tot 18/Children 2 to R35.00 Quantity SA Pensionarisse/Pensioners en Studente/Students + More... More
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