Vilakazi StreetCurrently Open
- Address: Vilakazi Street, Soweto, Johannesburg, South Africa
- Timings: 24-hrs Details
- Ticket Price: Free
- Time Required: 00:45 Mins
- Tags: Walking Area, Leisure, Family And Kids, Streets
Vilakazi Street - Review
Visit the world famous street which used to be the only street to have the residents of two Nobel Prize winners – His Excellence Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela and Desmond Tutu. It is also the spot where Hector Pieterson was shot dead that lead to the riot on 16th June, 1976. Walk down the street and at the corner you will come across the famous Mandela Family Museum. Though this street is so famous in the world of history, its neighbor still lives a very simple life. Perhaps what makes this place so special is its simple lifestyle and surroundings.
The other highlight of the street is the artwork that is located at the intersection of the road. The artwork includes eight huge grey hands spell ‘Vilakazi’ in sign language.
Vilakazi Street Ticket Prices
- Entry is free.
Vilakazi Street Hours
- You can visit the place any time of the day.
How To reach Vilakazi Street by Public Transport
- On Foot from Dube Bus stop.
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Things to Know Before Visiting Vilakazi Street
95% of people who visit Soweto include Vilakazi Street in their plan
2 PM - 3 PM
37.31% of people start their Vilakazi Street visit around 2 PM - 3 PM
People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Vilakazi Street
52.6% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Vilakazi Street
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