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    Palace of Justice

    by Jim_Eliason Updated Dec 28, 2008

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    This is the home of the Supreme Court of South Africa. This was the site of many infamous trials during the Apartheid years.

    Palace of Justice
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    Paul Kruger Street Synagogue

    by kenHuocj Updated Apr 29, 2008

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    pity this historic building is not maintained and falling apart
    behind razor and barbed wire;
    it it deteriorates any further, it may be nigh impossible to restore!
    where is the monuments commission?

    Nelson Mandeladuring TReaon Trial Still there, was filmed and . . .
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    Cuddle a lion cub

    by JohanIsWeg Written Aug 30, 2007

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    Visit the Farm Inn and play with the lion cubs. If it's feeding time you may even get the chance of holding a milk bottle while the cubs suckle enthusiastically. They are gorgeous!

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    visit Parks and gardens

    by nora_south_africa Written Oct 29, 2006

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    WONDERBOOM NATURE RESERVE
    FOUNTAINS VALLEY NATURE RESERVE
    THE ZOO
    AUSTIN ROBERTS BIRD SANCTUARY
    AQUARIUM AND REPTILE HOUSE
    MORLETTA SPRUIT

    I WILL INCULDE A LINK WITH MORE INFO

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    Pretoria JACARANDA CITY

    by nora_south_africa Updated Jul 2, 2006

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    During October thousands of Jacaranda trees bloom all over the city , over 50,000 trees in city in purple bloom, when these trees lose there flowers its like the whole city is covered in a purple mat

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    Fort Klapperkop

    by tpk2 Written Nov 7, 2005

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    The view from this Anglo-Boer War era fortress to Pretoria is worth seeing. The fortress has a museum introducing its history.

    The view to Pretoria The Klapperkop Fortress
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    Visit the "Voortrekkers monument"

    by Alain_Smeets Updated Aug 30, 2003

    UNDER CONSTRUCTION,

    It's a monument about the history of the first settlers and you have a great view over Pretoria.

    Voortrekkers Monument Pretoria (photo Thieu)
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  • Pretoria in October

    by MITCHvanSA Written Jun 25, 2003

    Pretoria is beautiful in October - with all the Jacaranda trees in bloom. Weather is nice too. Be prepared for some afternoon thundershowers.

    Jacaranda City
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    This piece of Wall tapestry looks very special.

    by Waalewiener Written Feb 25, 2003

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    the Cenothaph Hall is the most sensitive area in the Monument, activities in this Hall are of a religious nature , also inaugarations
    and cultural activities.

    Religious piece of Wall Tapestry.
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    The Paul Kruger Monument in Pretoria.

    by Waalewiener Written Feb 25, 2003

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    A very beautiful Monument was erected to honour the last President of the Boer Republic. Paul Kruger

    Paul Kruger Monument
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    Statues of Heroes at the 4 corners of the Monument

    by Waalewiener Updated Jan 13, 2003

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    At the 4 corners of the Voortrekkers Monument there are statues of the Heroes
    Piet Retief, Andries Pretorius,
    Hendrik Potgieter,and the unknown Voortrekker hero.

    Voortrekkers Heroes

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    If you're in South Africa...

    by FrodeK Written Sep 13, 2002

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    If you're in South Africa around October, the Jacaranda trees of Pretoria is in their beautifull blue colour.

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    PRETORIA STATE THEATRE

    by CharleneP Written Aug 26, 2002

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    The modern State Theatre complex comprises five theatres and a public square. It is known for its top-class performances, be they classical ballet, symphony concerts, theatre or opera.

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