Constitution Hill

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  • Address: 1 Kotze Street, Johannesburg 2001, South Africa
  • Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +27-113813100
  • Ticket Price: 15 ZAR
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Historical Site, Family And Kids

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The last decade of the 19th century were the most heavily used years, and the fortification was built during the years of 1896-1899 to secure the premises of the Republic of South Africa from the invasion of the English troops.

During the apartheid struggle, apart from the white prisoners, the former President Nelson Mandela was allowed imprisonment stay in the medical wing of the prison, along with Joe Slovo, Bram Fischer and their companions. The court premises are allowed public visit for attending the hearings or visit to the art museum in the court section. Featured are more than 200 varieties of public and private art, especially the creations of Gerard Sekoto, William Kentridge, and Cecil Skotnes.

Built in the rearmost years of 18th century, the place serves as a mnemonic evidence of the struggles and courage of many exceptional leaders in the past. You have to Buy Tickets for Constitution Hill to enter the premises. The Tickets for Constitution Hill can be collected directly. It is advised to visit early to get Constitution Hill Tickets to avoid unnecessary crowd. Though the entrance Constitution Hill Ticket Prices are deemed to quite reasonable, it will be wise to check website for the timings and Constitution Hill Ticket Costs before visits. Visit the place to brush up your knowledge about history and pay tribute to these extraordinary individuals.

How To reach Constitution Hill by Public Transport

  • 11 Kotze St

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  • Constitution Hill Address: 1 Kotze Street, Johannesburg 2001, South Africa
  • Constitution Hill Contact Number: +27-113813100
  • Constitution Hill Timing: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Constitution Hill Price: 15 ZAR
  • Best time to visit Constitution Hill(preferred time): 10:00 am - 04:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Constitution Hill: 02:00 Hrs
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Things to Know Before Visiting Constitution Hill

  • 33.38% of people who visit Johannesburg include Constitution Hill in their plan

  • 41.85% of people start their Constitution Hill visit around 1 PM - 2 PM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Constitution Hill

Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Constitution Hill

People normally club together Museum Africa and Satyagraha House while planning their visit to Constitution Hill.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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  • Nice place to visit. It is one of the main attraction in Johannesburg. Very good museum showing all the history and stories of leaders. Constitution Hill is located at Kotze Street in Braamfontein, Johannesburg. Constitution Hill is the seat of the Constitutional Court of South Africa. Outside the doors of the court building in the middle of plaza is the Flame of Democracy.

  • A moving and fascinating part of S.A. history juxtaposed with an Architectural celebration of modern democracy. The exhibits around the old buildings are informative. Hourly tours are included with your ticket price. The court building itself is beautiful and it's free to enter.

  • Beautiful Place. The tour guide was wonderful & well versed. The old structure and parts of the prison are still there and the court itself is easily accessible.Good place to visit....

  • Very educational! Enjoyed the Red Bus ride to Constitutional Hill! This is a must if you are visiting Johannesburg.

  • This place its in a good location n its quite place were you can find peace learn the history of south Africa .its a place were you will learn more things

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