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Documenting the life of a Global Icon Nelson Mandela

The Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory in Houghton on Central street is one of those spaces steeped in... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2017
VanessaPerumal
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Johannesburg
Memorable visit to this Memory of a Brave Heart

Having studied about the Brave Heart, it was a memorable visit to this place, worthy and even now... read more

Reviewed 14 May 2017
VASUDEVAN1532344
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Navi Mumbai, India
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The Nelson Mandela Foundation houses the last office of President Nelson Mandela which forms part of an exhibition documenting his life. The Exhibition entitled the Life and Times of Nelson Mandela includes a short video documenting his life and a...more
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

The Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory in Houghton on Central street is one of those spaces steeped in historical legacy where documenting and researching in a knowledge think tank is preserved always a work in progress and the archives world renewed. If you visiting Johannesburg...More

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Annmaharaj, other at Nelson Mandela Foundation, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2018

Dear Vanessa Thank you so much for your positive response , we really appreciate the input from the public.

Reviewed 14 May 2017

Having studied about the Brave Heart, it was a memorable visit to this place, worthy and even now worshiped by the countrymen and over the world

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Reviewed 23 April 2017

The Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory is to become a space where visitors can actively engage with Nelson Mandela’s legacy. Its premises at 107 Central Street in Houghton, Johannesburg, are being transformed into a public facility, interactive archive and venue for dialogue. Entry will be...More

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Reviewed 15 April 2017

A family member, while taking us on a tour of Johannesburg, stopped here, and showed us around this amazing place, totally awesome. A highly recommend addition to any Johannesburg trip, you will not be disappointed.

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Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Fantastic visit with the amazing team at the Centre. Strongly recommend a visit on your Joburg itinerary.

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Annmaharaj, Exhibitions coordinator at Nelson Mandela Foundation, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2017

Thank you so much for paying us a visit.

Reviewed 5 December 2016

We were heading for Soweto but a thunderstorm struck and the roads were badly flooded, so our guide took us to the Mandela Centre instead. After a short video, we toured the centre and brushed up our knowledge of various issues and Mandela facts. It...More

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Reviewed 8 October 2015 via mobile

I've visited a couple of times during exhibition openings. Easy to get to just off the M1. Safe parking. Very informative collection of materials relating to Madiba's history. His office during retirement is still exactly a s it was left.

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