Top Historical Places in Johannesburg

Historical Places in Johannesburg - Witness the History of Johannesburg

Johannesburg is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Johannesburg one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Johannesburg is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Johannesburg or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Johannesburg. Explore the historical monuments of Johannesburg with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Johannesburg guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Johannesburg page for the complete list of attractions and activities.

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    List of Top Historical Monuments and Landmarks in Johannesburg

    Traverse through the finest landmarks and famous historical buildings of Johannesburg.

  • Hector Pieterson Memorial And Museum

    #1 of 3 Historical Things To Do in Johannesburg
    Hector Pieterson Memorial And Museum

    Tags: Museum, Memorial

    Address: 8287-8288 Khumalo Street, Orlando West, Soweto, Johannesburg, South Africa

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    The Hector Pieterson Memorial was built in the honour of child martyr Hector Pierterson, who was fatally shot during the revolution against the apartheid movement. The Memorial is situated in the mart...Read more

  • Sterkfontein Caves

    #2 of 3 Historical Things To Do in Johannesburg
    Sterkfontein Caves

    Tags: Cave, Historical Site, Archaeological Site

    Address: Kromdraai Road, Johannesburg, South Africa

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    The Caves of Sterkfontein are naturally formed of limestone and are of great interest to archaeologists; preshistoric remains of Australopithecus and Homo sapiens have been found here. It is renowned ...Read more

  • Constitution Hill

    #3 of 3 Historical Things To Do in Johannesburg
    Constitution Hill

    Tags: Historical Site

    Address: 1 Kotze Street, Johannesburg 2001, South Africa

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    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 inva...Read more

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