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Very nice place for a Sunday visit. The view from the monument ovr the Paarl and Franschoek area is... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Stanford, South Africa
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What a great site at sunset.....and then after sunset so see all the lights over the town....very... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Mokopane, South Africa
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Gabbema Doordrift Street, Paarl 7646, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice place for a Sunday visit. The view from the monument ovr the Paarl and Franschoek area is spectacular and worth the visit.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a great site at sunset.....and then after sunset so see all the lights over the town....very romantic. Great site for picnic

Thank Sandrathomaswhite
Reviewed August 16, 2018

I think it is one of my favourite Monuments, It is visually really beautiful, with stunning views of the surrounding area. Lots of freedom for the kids to play and run around. It is well maintained. There is a lovely coffee shop, Entrance cost is...More

Thank Nicola S
Reviewed July 19, 2018

Always good to visit this monument. To see the heritage of my own language Afrikaans. I can recommend this to everyone.

Thank 444Erica2014
Reviewed June 27, 2018

I visited the Tall monument and I got to admit there was nothing to get excited about. Maybe I don't know how to admire the great architecture or the symbolism that goes with the monument. However what I did thoroughly enjoy was the majestic views...More

Thank Jay1072
Reviewed May 19, 2018

Amazing view from the top. Well maintained monument. It shows the origin of the language and was something unique.

Thank Viral P
Reviewed April 14, 2018 via mobile

We took oir kids up to the monument. After reading about the development of the Afrikaans language and its development we took a stroll around the monument. Fascinating discovering what the structure represents and how it was constructed. By far though the most arresting feature...More

Thank Shazza57chevy
Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

Absolutely loved the monument. The way it looks, the symbolism, how accessible it is, the views from it...all amazing. There is a little guide to what each bit of the monument represents which was fascinating. They hold events there too which I bet would be...More

Thank Lottelli
Reviewed March 6, 2018

We had this on our list of things to see in Paarl. We were entering Paarl district just off the Motorway and noticed it on the skyline to our left. We had a good session looking around and getting Photos of this attraction and across...More

Thank Billy B
Reviewed January 31, 2018

In the museum here you can see the history and origins of the Afrikaanse language. The monument itself does appear a bit big........

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