The Voortrekker Monument in Pretoria, South Africa: Little House on the Prairie meets colonial violence meets monumental fascist-esque architecture.  Very special.

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The Voortrekker Monument in Pretoria, South Africa: Little House on the Prairie meets colonial violence meets monumental fascist-esque architecture. Very special to the Afrikaner people

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

Voortrekker Monument in Pretoria by Nele en Jan, on 16 th December 12 noon the sun shine in the middle of this block.

Voortrekker Monument in Pretoria by Nele en Jan, on 16 th December 12 noon the sun shine in the middle of this block.

The Voortrekker Monument is located just south of Pretoria in South Africa. This massive granite structure is prominently located on a hilltop

The Voortrekker Monument is located just south of Pretoria in South Africa. This massive granite structure is prominently located on a hilltop.

Voortrekker Monument

Monument Function Centre includes The Monument Restaurant, De Kroon Kamer, Amfi Function Centre, Wedding Venues and Conference Venues in Pretoria.

Voortrekker Monument (Pretoria, South Africa): Address, Attraction Reviews - TripAdvisor

Voortrekker Monument (Pretoria) - All You Need to Know Before You Go (with Photos) - TripAdvisor

Voortrekker Monument

Monument Function Centre includes The Monument Restaurant, De Kroon Kamer, Amfi Function Centre, Wedding Venues and Conference Venues in Pretoria.

Voortrekker Monument ceiling

Every year on December the sun will shine through this opening in the ceiling and shine on the cenotaph at 12 noon with the text: " ONS VIR JOU SUIDAFRIKA". Very impressive

Bloedrivier battle, tapestry in the Voortrekker Monument, Pretoria

Bloedrivier battle, tapestry in the Voortrekker Monument, Pretoria

Voortrekker Monument (Pretoria, South Africa): Address, Attraction Reviews - TripAdvisor

Voortrekker Monument (Pretoria) - All You Need to Know Before You Go (with Photos) - TripAdvisor

Voortrekker Monument (Pretoria, South Africa): Address, Attraction Reviews - TripAdvisor

Voortrekker Monument (Pretoria) - All You Need to Know Before You Go (with Photos) - TripAdvisor

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