Old St Mary's Anglican Church, Pietermaritzburg, South Africa
The Old St Mary's Anglican Church is found in Pietermaritzburg, South Africa. This heritage site (formerly called National Monuments) has recently been restored.
Graaff Reinet Church
Graaff-Reinet is South Africa's fourth oldest town and is home to some magnificent examples of Cape Dutch architecture. The town has over 220 heritage sites which is more than any other town in South Africa. For more information on the town, go to Graaff Reinet Tourism. As you drive down the town's main street, an imposing building waits for you at the end of it. The Dutch Reformed Church is situated in the centre of town and is one of Graaff-Reinet's main landmarks. The church is a replica…
Great churches and temples of Joburg
Churches have always been places of sanctuary. In Joburg, many of the older ones supported the fight against apartheid. Others are newly built, bringing fresh peace and succour to the city. This is the second in a series of articles on Johannesburg's places of worship.
Joburg's great places of worship
Johannesburg's diverse communities are reflected in the wide variety of places of worship found throughout the city. Find out more about the history, architecture and social role of these places of sanctuary in this, the first of a series of articles.