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Address: Church Street, Pretoria 0081, South Africa
Phone Number: +27 12 326 9172
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A special place

You can feel the history that emanates from this place. They can improve the maintenance of the building, the old furniture is amazing!

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Christiaan J
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

You can feel the history that emanates from this place. They can improve the maintenance of the building, the old furniture is amazing!

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Thank Christiaan J
Stamford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

With much original furniture and photos this house tells the story of the residence of Paul Kruger and his means of transport both locally and his train for longer journeys.

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Thank Mary H
Pretoria, South Africa
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 9, 2016

It is now some time after all the water damage to the wall paper in the reception area of the president. Can't they fix that please?

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Europe
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 30, 2016

This is a short walk from the downtown area, well preserved property. You can see it quite well from the street and even sneak peak into the house. We are not too much of history geeks so we settled with that.

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Thank zlaton
New Plymouth, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 26, 2016

furnishings are fabulous and well worth seeing.The same gentleman who opened Kruger Park where the animals roam at leisure

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

We started our visit to centre of Pretoria at Church Square. This was a bit depressing especially as the Paul Kruger stature has been fenced off presumably to prevent vandalism, We walked down a few rather run down blocks replete with vagrants sleeping on the street to get to the house. Once there we were very impressed with how well... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 21, 2016

it was lately planned trip to \Pretoria but was worth a drive we took. the place is brimming with south African history. the place is so good and interesting. Has open place in front people lazing around in cool winters. Enough parking for a Sunday. and the place is safe to walk around

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Pretoria, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 27, 2016

Museum, nice, old...think of the art and architecture. To think, you study it in school and a hours drive from home, you walk into the man's house...and he was President. An experience!!

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Pretoria, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2016

What a lovely visit, if you are intrested in South African history. The house is well maintained and it felt like a step back in time.

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Outjo, Namibia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2016

Full of history of the boers and boer traditions. facts of the Kruger family available. insight into an era around 1890-1902.living conditions in Pretoria .

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