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Zonderwater Italian POW

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Pity it was closed

We arrive for a visit but it does not open during the weekend. Through the fence it looked well... read more

Reviewed 17 March 2018
atheliah
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Benoni, South Africa
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Well kept but inaccessible for closer viewing.

Upon entering the Zonderwater premises, we were met by friendly guards. Unfortunately no... read more

Reviewed 24 January 2018
Elmarie O
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Bela Bela
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17 Mar 2018
“Pity it was closed”
23 Jan 2018
“Well kept but inaccessible for closer viewing.”
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Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

We arrive for a visit but it does not open during the weekend. Through the fence it looked well kept and beautiful in a sad way

Thank atheliah
Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

Upon entering the Zonderwater premises, we were met by friendly guards. Unfortunately no information is given regarding the grave site being locked up. It was later explained by a family member that this is the case due to vandalism to the graves a few years...More

Thank Elmarie O
Reviewed 26 May 2017

In the deep dark woods. The life of a Bubbling Kassina. The Castle-Church graveyard, garded by a mout, with a bed of Roses close to a dripping tap...that can't close. History of War. The Angel, feasting of the food for the thought hanging on the...More

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Reviewed 14 March 2017

It was okay for photographers and historians, not sure how safe it is all the time, no security on premises.

1  Thank raymond_warrener
Reviewed 4 September 2015

The Italian Prisoner of War Cemetery is steeped in fascinating history! Unfortunately it is not always easy to know whether the Museum is open or not. However when you do receive a tour it is very interesting. A little secret gem for those who want...More

3  Thank KwaThabisile2015
Reviewed 3 November 2014

The first Sunday of November, the Italian community hold a service to pay tribute to the Italian soldiers imprisoned at Zonderwater during WW2 (near the diamond mining town of Cullinan). It is through paying tribute to this part of our history that many South African...More

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