Winburg Voortrekker Monument

CATEGORY: HISTORY & CULTURE

LOCATION: WINBURG

DESCRIPTION:

Winburg acted as a settlement and religious centre for Voortrekkers and was originally selected as the site for the main Voortrekker Monument.

Welkom Gold Museum

CATEGORY: HISTORY & CULTURE, ARTS & CRAFTS

LOCATION: WELKOM

DESCRIPTION:

Welkom is a city in central South Africa, in the northwestern part of Free State Province. The town is the hub of the Free State gold fields, serving several gold and uranium mines. A complete history of gold and its mining and production is on display in the library. This public library also displays the town’s history as well as bird and animal life indigenous to this region.

Ernest Oppenheimer Theatre

CATEGORY:

HISTORY & CULTURE, ENTERTAINMENT, ARTS & CRAFTS

LOCATION: WELKOM

DESCRIPTION:

The Ernest Oppenheimer Theatre, bringing the arts to Welkom!