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Architecture and Monuments and other interesting cultural assets, including Museums, Libraries, Music, Theatre, Art and other images / photographs
Grahamstown, South Africa - Settler's Tower, and Anglo Boer War monument with a sculpture by Stanley N Babb in the foreground.

Grahamstown, South Africa - Settler's Tower, and Anglo Boer War monument with a sculpture by Stanley N Babb in the foreground.

Types of wood from the Albany Museum, Grahamstown, South Africa. Ben Coode-Adams

Types of wood from the Albany Museum, Grahamstown, South Africa.

Shells from the Albany Museum, Grahamstown, South Africa. Ben Coode-Adams

Shells from the Albany Museum, Grahamstown, South Africa.

Church Square in Grahamstown Eastern Cape, South Africa

Visit Church Square in Grahamstown Eastern Cape.

Rhodes University. Grahamstown. Eastern Cape. South Africa

Rhodes University. Grahamstown. Eastern Cape. South Africa

Shells, beetles and butterflies from the Albany Museum, Grahamstown, Eastern Cape.

Shells, beetles and butterflies from the Albany Museum, Grahamstown, Eastern Cape.

The Commemoration Methodist Cathedral, Grahamstown, South Africa One of several Stained Glass Windows

The “Methodist Cathedral” – Commemoration Church in Grahamstown

"Commem" - Kingswood College's Chapel - The Commemoration Methodist Cathedral, Grahamstown, South Africa One of several Stained Glass Windows

The Cock House in Grahamstown, South Africa

The Cock House in Grahamstown, South Africa

Church in Grahamstown, Eastern Cape, South Africa. Photograph by Martie van Niekerk

Church in Grahamstown, Eastern Cape, South Africa. Photograph by Martie van Niekerk

Grahamstown, South Africa- where I will be living!

Grahamstown, South Africa- I remember this street so well! Especially going into Grocott's book store to get a new book (probably an Enid Blyton book). This is the town where my Mom was raised and we lived with my grandfather for 2 years.

Grahamstown - Gunfire Hill.

We had a very busy day in Grahamstown. We started the day by visiting the Cathedral . Then we visited a few Museums: The History Museu.

Building Facades, High Street, Grahamstown

Many or these buildings are declared National Monuments, now known as Heritage sites.

Eastern Cape Church  in Grahamstown, South Africa

Eastern Cape Church in Grahamstown, South Africa

grahamstown south africa - Google Search Oldest official Post Box in South Africa

grahamstown south africa - Google Search Oldest official Post Box in South Africa

These pincers of a 350 million-year-old scorpion was discovered in rocks from the Devonian Witteberg Group near Grahamstown, South Africa

Fossil of 350-million-year-old scorpion is the oldest known land animal to have lived on the Gondwana supercontinent

The fossil, which was found in South Africa by Dr Robert Gess, could allow scientists to confirm some long-held ideas about early life.