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History with the sound of bells

Six of us 'seniors' engaged tour leader Tony Neveling to lead us. We really enjoyed what he shared... read more

Reviewed 22 June 2018
Giesen1943
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Port Elizabeth, South Africa
Historic structure and worth a visit

This large beautiful building has been a central focus of Port Elizabeth for decades. Somewhat over... read more

Reviewed 17 May 2018
kevT4232UK
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Melbourne Beach, Florida
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22 Jun 2018
“History with the sound of bells”
17 May 2018
“Historic structure and worth a visit”
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 22 June 2018

Six of us 'seniors' engaged tour leader Tony Neveling to lead us. We really enjoyed what he shared of the history and his explanation of the beautifully sculptured plates making up the frieze outside the Campanile. We were able to either climb to each floor...More

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Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

We managed to drive past a few times, the “way in” remarks hidden. Google Maps had the entrance on the wrong side of a one way road. If you’re going to try to view the tower, find the route from someone who knows!

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Reviewed 22 June 2018

Six of us 'seniors' engaged tour leader Tony Neveling to lead us. We really enjoyed what he shared of the history and his explanation of the beautifully sculptured plates making up the frieze outside the Campanile. We were able to either climb to each floor...More

1  Thank Giesen1943
Reviewed 17 May 2018

This large beautiful building has been a central focus of Port Elizabeth for decades. Somewhat over shadowed by ugly freeways, it is still worth making the effort to visit. Commemorating the arrival of the 1820 settlers the post 1994 government seems to believe that Nelson...More

Thank kevT4232UK
Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

We managed to drive past a few times, the “way in” remarks hidden. Google Maps had the entrance on the wrong side of a one way road. If you’re going to try to view the tower, find the route from someone who knows!

1  Thank nickytravels2014
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