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Blood River Heritage Site

Vechtkop | Vechtkop, Dundee 3000, South Africa
+27 87 984 1884
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A must see

very nice place to go and learn about early history of south Africa, grounds are well kept and the... read more

Reviewed 13 July 2017
PaulvdNest
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Newcastle South Africa
Two Very Good Museums

It is important to visit both the Afrikaner museum and the Zulu museum. The are situated in... read more

Reviewed 30 May 2017
Graham H
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Ragusa, Italy
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This is the Blood River Heritage site.We can provide the visitor with accommodation, restaurant, curio shop, a dvd showing about the Battle of Blood River on the premises.
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good35%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 08:00 - 16:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Vechtkop | Vechtkop, Dundee 3000, South Africa
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+27 87 984 1884
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Reviewed 13 July 2017

very nice place to go and learn about early history of south Africa, grounds are well kept and the staff are super friendly and helpful, this was my second visit and will surely be back for a 3rd visit

Thank PaulvdNest
Reviewed 30 May 2017

It is important to visit both the Afrikaner museum and the Zulu museum. The are situated in different places on the site of the battle. A very memorable day.

Thank Graham H
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Very informative and well maintained site. Interesting facts along the way. There is also a restaurant at the site.

1  Thank arpegiator
Reviewed 11 April 2017

A very impressive, well maintained battle site that portrays an event in South African history that is well worth visiting.

Thank Gary R
Reviewed 8 April 2017

We had a day travelling around the Battlefields with the morning spent with the British engaging the Zulus and then onto this site in the afternoon. Our visit was on a sunny Sunday afternoon in March - there was us and another couple on site...More

Thank PeteD60
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Very informative from both the Voortrekker and Zulu sides. Grounds and facilities are well maintained with friendly staff to assist at the Restaurant.

Thank loriwH3857QO
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

A must see for all history lovers. The ground's are well kept and information is provided as you take the tour.

Thank zarrabin
Reviewed 2 March 2017

there is a culture museum of both sides of the river honouring the Boer & Zulu respectively. The Boer museum has a restaurant that offers some traditional Afrikaans cuisine and a presentation hall in which you can view a video that provides the history to...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Having done The Isandlwana Battlefields and Rorke's drift one must also visit the Blood River Site to understand better the history of the South African history.

Thank 408Laurence
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

A very impressive memorial, a must see in Natal. The visitors centre is interesting with very friendly staff and tasty lunch.

Thank abarnett617
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