Freedom Park

Currently Open [Closes at 05:00 pm]
  • Address: Cnr 7th Ave & Koch St, Pretoria, 0183, South Africa
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  • Timings: 08:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
  • Ticket Price: 90 ZAR
  • Time Required: 03:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Museums, Park, Memorial, Monument, Family And Kids

This is one of the most revered sites in the city, and visiting it is a sobering experience. The park was built to commemorate all those who gave their lives in the formation of South Africa’s freedom. The park’s design draws inspiration from most South African influences. There’s a great 700-metre wall on which are inscribed the names of those who died in major South African conflicts. The freedom park museum offers a deep insight into South Africa’s formation, whether geological, cultural or political. It’ll take quite a while to cover the whole site.

Tourists who visit the place say that they leave feeling humbled. It’s a very touching experience. While you’re here, take note of the Isivivani, the Amphitheatre and the Eternal Flame. Even children come away quite affected by the place.

  • Wear comfortable shoes.
  • Carry sunblock.
  • No alcohol may be brought into the park.
  • No littering.

  • R90 for adults; R70 for children (5-12) and pensioners (65+).

  • Tours are at 9 am, 12 pm, and 3 pm.
  • Recommended to visit during tour hours.

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  • Freedom Park Address: Cnr 7th Ave & Koch St, Pretoria, 0183, South Africa
  • Freedom Park Timing: 08:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Freedom Park Price: 90 ZAR
  • Best time to visit Freedom Park(preferred time): 09:00 am - 03:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Freedom Park: 03:00 Hrs
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  • 95% of people who visit Pretoria include Freedom Park in their plan

  • 56.41% of people start their Freedom Park visit around 08 AM - 09 AM

  • People usually take around 3 Hrs to see Freedom Park

Tuesday, Thursday and Friday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Freedom Park

People normally club together Voortrekker Monument And Nature Reserve and Ditsong National Museum Of Natural History while planning their visit to Freedom Park.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures
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  • This place is beautiful, great spot for picnics and the museum is awesome. Take family and friends to a great afternoon outing

  • Fantastic place to visit early morning or late afternoon. Beatiful views of Pretoria. Place for contemplation

  • Very nice. Great location, views, information, architecture. Thoroughly impressed.

  • Mindblowing. Why don't we hear more about this place? The museum is an invaluable record of South African history. Very important to understand fully and appreciate the extraordinary journey we've made from our early past through many unique struggles to our present fraught democracy. Everyone should visit.

  • What a great place. One of Pretoria's most prestigious sites to see.

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