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The Voortrekker Monument is a monument in the city of Pretoria, South Africa. The massive granite structure, built to honour the Voortrekkers who left the Cape Colony between 1835 and was designed by the architect Gerard Moerdijk who had the idea to Cape Colony, Namibia, Soli Deo Gloria, Pretoria, African History, African Art, Africa Travel, Countries Of The World, Places To See

The Mighty Voortrekker Monument South Africa

The Voortrekker Monument is a monument in the city of Pretoria, South Africa. The massive granite structure, built to honour the Voortrekkers who left the Cape Colony between 1835 and 1854, was designed by the architect Gerard Moerdijk who had the idea to design a "monument that would stand a thousand years to describe the history and the meaning of the Great Trek to its descendants". It can be seen from almost any location in the city, as it is seated on a hilltop.

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Boer War Memorial, Bloemfontein, Free State, South Africa  -  Travel Photos by Galen R Frysinger, Sheboygan, Wisconsin

Poignant memorial to the Voortrekker women and children - Voortrekker Monument - South Africa Anton Van, Pretoria, My Land, African History, Heritage Site, Port Elizabeth, South Africa, Country, Statues

Voortrekker monument, Pretoria: "At the foot of the Monument stands a bronze sculpture of a Voortrekker woman and her two children by South African sculptor Anton van Wouw. It pays homage to the strength and courage of the Voortrekker women who played as big a part in this historic event as the men."

Poignant memorial to the Voortrekker women and children - Voortrekker Monument - South Africa Anton Van, Pretoria, My Land, African History, Heritage Site, Port Elizabeth, South Africa, Country, Statues

Voortrekker monument, Pretoria: "At the foot of the Monument stands a bronze sculpture of a Voortrekker woman and her two children by South African sculptor Anton van Wouw. It pays homage to the strength and courage of the Voortrekker women who played as big a part in this historic event as the men."

This Day in History: Sep Start of "Die Voortrekkers" youth movement fo. This Day in History: Sep Start of "Die Voortrekkers" youth movement for Afrikaners in Bloemfontein, South Africa. Source by vianroos. Union Of South Africa, South African Flag, Angola Africa, Apartheid Museum, African History, African Art, My Land, History Facts, Best Vacations

This Day in History: Sep 30, 1931: Start of "Die Voortrekkers" youth movement for Afrikaners in Bloemfontein, South Africa.

The founding of the Voortrekkers coincided with the growth of Afrikaner nationalism in South Africa, then a member of the British Commonwealth. In some ways it was an Afrikaans-language alternative to the largely English-speaking Boy Scout movement, with its British heritage. The original concept of a youth movement amongst Afrikaners was formulated by Dr. C.F. Visser in 1913 in Bloemfontein. Dr. Visser appealed to the directors of the Boy Scout Movement (founded in 1907) to allow the…

The Voortrekker Monument is located on Monument Hill, just south of Pretoria in South Africa. It was raised to commemorate the Voortrekkers who left the Cape Colony between 1835 and Carl Sagan, The Journey Book, Apartheid Museum, Cape Colony, Namibia, Pretoria, Beaches In The World, My Land, African History

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Heartfelt Arena is South Africa's largest 4 star venue in Pretoria. Equipped with multiple venues from 400m² to 4000m², our range of services make organising any event easy and affordable. Large Exhibitions, Live Concerts, TV Productions, Banquets and Conferences have all been hosted at the Heartfelt Arena events venue.

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Só onthou ek Suid-Afrika: Voortrekker Monument. "Ons vir Jou Suid Afrika" (We for thee South Africa)

Mural at Voortrekker Monument, Pretoria. The Battle of Blood River - Die Slag van Bloedrivier My Family History, World History, Colonial, Vintage Dance, Inner World, Pretoria, The Old Days, My Land, African History

Mural at Voortrekker Monument, Pretoria. The Battle of Blood River - Die Slag van Bloedrivier

Have you ever noticed how trees along the road can form the most beautiful natural tunnels and canopies? This article from the Garden Lovers Club showcases the world's most breathtaking examples

Jacaranda trees lining the street in Pretoria, South Africa, purple bloom in October.

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