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Church Square

Stanza Bopape Street, Pretoria 0186, South Africa
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  • Excellent11%
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  • Average41%
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“municipality” (2 reviews)
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Stanza Bopape Street, Pretoria 0186, South Africa
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Reviewed 9 May 2018

At the time we visited the square was being renovated but work had stopped so it was a bit of building site. It houses a variety of old colonial styles buildings around the outside including the court house where Nelson Mandela was sentenced to life.

Thank MikeFo
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Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

Was a beautiful square where Office staff would sit and have lunch. Tourists would stop by to see a part of history. Buildings around the square are old and part of history and so beautiful. However, there has been digging of the roads for months...More

Thank beverleym2016
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

Check out the old buildings and reflect on the past,This is where our history were written.Just hope this buildings will be preserved for our children.

Thank Polla D
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Reviewed 20 March 2018

I passby church square daily and watch the contractors busy at work, I just can't wait for the new square. Very nice place just to hang around, close to all lot of amenties namely-mug and bean, nandos, macdonalds, wimpy and many more, high court and...More

Thank bmosehla43
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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

This previously well looked after monument has deteriorated over the years and the area had changed from a classy century if he city to a dirty dangerous area where I wouldn’t be happy to be alone or even in a small group. I won’t return.

Thank JUSTINE-JESSE
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Reviewed 30 January 2018

Some beautiful architecture but the whole square was being dug up and re-paved/re-planted when we visited so probably didn't see it at it's best.

Thank Angela M
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Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

I have been to Church Square before, in 2002, and it was fine then, but I was quite shocked at the state of it now. To be fair, the whole area, including the road around it, is undergoing massive renovation works, so it’s a bit...More

Thank sfuhere
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Reviewed 12 December 2017

The square and the surrounding streets are under renovation so it is impossible to reach or pass them by car. The place is very crowded so we just took a look and drove on.

Thank on4ajt
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Reviewed 5 October 2017

It is a place placed in the heart of Pretoria CBD, A home to some major banks, old Post office, Courts of law, municipality offices are housed in some of the oldest buildings. The latest addition to the squire is Areyeng Rapid Bus station and...More

Thank Walter M
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Reviewed 29 August 2017

Having grown up in Pretoria - and not having been down to Church square for about twenty years, I wanted to show my foreign guests the square mainly because of the amazing architecture around it. Unfortunately it was impossible to park anywhere in the area....More

Thank Vanengdi
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