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Mandela House

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Mandela House

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Full-Day Soweto, Apartheid Museum and Lunch Tour
$87.04 per adult
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Private Soweto Half Day Tour
$132.17 per adult
Soweto and Johannesburg Guided Day Tour
$80.34 per adult
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Apartheid Museum & Soweto Tour
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$103.01 per adult
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$130.56 per adult
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Soweto and Apartheid Museum Day Tour
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8115 Orlando West Street, Soweto, Johannesburg 1804 South Africa
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Soweto & Johannesburg Half Day Tour

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Combine a comprehensive tour of Johannesburg with an educational visit to Soweto Township in a single tour. This half-day excursion allows you to check many of the must-see area landmarks off your list, including the Hector Pieterson Museum, the Apartheid Museum, and Constitution Hill. Along the way, you'll enjoy insightful commentary from your guide.
$57.58 per adult
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Chris W wrote a review Sep 2020
Peterborough, United Kingdom190 contributions54 helpful votes
An historic, thought provoking visit. The house was very small and extremely busy/touristy, however a must see as it is packed with history, stories and memorabilia. I had also done Constitution Hill and The Apartheid Museum so this was a must in South African history.
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Iolanda Guerra e Andrade wrote a review May 2020
Lisbon, Portugal1,669 contributions74 helpful votes
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The nº 8115 single-storeyt red brick matchbox where Nelson Mandela lived prior to his arrest and briefly after his release from prison is an historic must-visit for anyone to immerse into his story. According to his words "(...) for me nº8115 was the centre point of my world, the place marked with an x in my mental geography".
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Chris P wrote a review May 2020
Shanghai, China4,448 contributions145 helpful votes
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We stopped at Vilikazi Street on our Red Bus Tour and frankly, it has become seriously commercialized. Lots of people, (local and tourists), as well as artists trying to take advantage of the tourists. Mandela house is small and when groups go in, it gets very crowded.
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Date of experience: February 2020
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55608893 wrote a review Apr 2020
London, United Kingdom47 contributions24 helpful votes
Beautifully maintained and authentic house, well informed guides, well worth visiting on any trip to Johannesburg.
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Keith B wrote a review Mar 2020
Capitola, United States14 contributions3 helpful votes
In many ways this was a pilgrimage I never thought that I'd make in my lifetime. I grew up in South Africa during apartheid and vaguely heard about Nelson Mandela since he had been imprisoned and "Banned". Madiba was one reason that apartheid collapsed. The young woman who was our guide was informative and warm and allowed me to be in a home and township that and a white boy, I was not allowed to visit.
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Date of experience: April 2019
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