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The Huguenot Memorial Monument

Franschhoek, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Huguenot Memorial Monument is a beautiful memorial set in an incredible background. Very stunning to see.

Thank katherine f
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The video they have available inside the monument is very informative. The building and garden is worth a visit

Thank kkromker
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Definitely not worth it to pay R50 for two adults and two kids to enter the garden, walk around the monument for 10 minutes and then go out again. And then, when you want to visit the museum, you have to pay the same amount...More

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Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

Franschhoek won't be Franschhoek without the Monument beautiful reminder of people who wanted to protect their values. Great Monument great place.

Thank coen_12
Reviewed 19 June 2017

We had a bit of difficulty locating this memorial as we didn't have a map, but soon we could see the tops of the triple arches so after that it was a breeze. I think it is a moving tribute to a very brave group...More

Thank Jilldutoit
Reviewed 18 May 2017

For who knows the Huguenot or descends from French Protestants, this monument is a must, otherwise, to go the museum first for the necessary historical background. By the way: 2 distinct ticket offices.

Thank dringdilara
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Interesting gardens in a great setting. Previous time we were there gardens were great, but museum wanted to charge too much money.....

Thank Bob S
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Set in the picturesque town of Franschoek, the drive to this momument is a pleasure. It gives the history of some of the first settlers to this area. Displaced by Catholic persecution, they fled to the Netherlands and later arrived in Cape Town. The beautifully...More

Thank Morag R
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Lovely monument and tidy gardens surrounding it. Information boards could be a bit better placed to appreciate what the monument represents.

Thank Trish C
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

A small museum giving the history of The Huguenots takes just an hour but it's worth a look. It's interesting and well put together.

Thank suecQ1161ZE
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