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Very well maintained

Surprisingly well maintained. I expected less but actually it was really interesting! Worth a... read more

Reviewed June 9, 2018
SamanthaSchnetler
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Kempton Park, South Africa
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Nice small house with a "view" on important part of SA history

This house was used by President Kruger before he went to Lorenzo Marques where he left to get... read more

Reviewed February 4, 2018
139keesv
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Ommen, The Netherlands
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Reviewed June 9, 2018 via mobile

Surprisingly well maintained. I expected less but actually it was really interesting! Worth a couple of minutes' stop. Lot of heritage and history around these parts.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed February 4, 2018 via mobile

This house was used by President Kruger before he went to Lorenzo Marques where he left to get support for the fight of the "boers" against the English in Europe. Mainly pictures and explanation about Kruger's life. Interesting and worth a visit.

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed September 30, 2017

Beautiful location in the quaint little village of Waterval Onder. Incredible history of the Boer Republic and the Gold Wars. Interesting to note that Kruger commissioned the building of the first railway line from Pretoria to Maputo. Interesting pictures. Legend has it that he hid...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed April 24, 2017 via mobile

An interesting stop and one can learn quite a lot about President Kruger's past, especially about the last few years of his life before his passing. Mostly pictorial history displays. No artifacts. Still, an interesting visit.

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed April 15, 2017

This small cottage was President Paul Kruger's last residence and office in the ZAR. After the British annexation of the ZAR in September 1900 - not recognised by the president - Kruger was more or less forced into exile in Europe. The museum's display of...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed July 12, 2015

we visited this town for a one day stay-over. Absolute great stay at the hotel but during the night there were locals revving their cars in the street about 100 meters from the Police station. Cant believe that the Police did nothing. The Sunday morning...More

Date of experience: July 2015
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Reviewed June 18, 2015

We would have loved to go into the house, but we did not get out of the vehicle..... The nature is beautiful there and there are HUGE OLD trees with their white stems there, and the are are kept tidy, but we were not happy...More

Date of experience: June 2015
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