Karoo Heartland

Museum History

Ganora Guest Farm is a sheep farm situated just outside Nieu Bethesda in the ...

Graaff Reinet’s first recorded church was in Church Street. Building of a ...

The former Residency, situated diagonally opposite Reinet House at the end of ...

The large erf at the southern extremity of Market Square, on which ...

While limited privately sponsored library facilities were available in Graaff-Reinet from about ...

Situated in the picturesque town of Nieu-Bethesda, and home of the famous ...

Jansenville’s Museum, better known as the Sid Fourie House, stands on Brug ...

Walter Battiss was a master of oil painting and is still considered ...

Art

The Cradock Four were a group of four anti-apartheid activists who were abducted ...

The history of Grootfontein dates back to 1781 when a certain Hendrik ...

The Graaff-Reinet Museum or “Reinet House”, formerly a Dutch Reformed Church parsonage, ...

Weird to some, wonderful to others, the Owl House in Nieu-Bethesda is ...

Art

Olive Schreiner House at 9 Cross Street in Cradock is one of the houses in ...

The Somerset East Museum is nestled at the foot of the Boschberg ...

Three months after the end of the first World War a public ...

Ganora Fossil Walk After a visit to the fossil museum, visitors are ...

Soon after the first shots were fired between the Boers and the ...

The Military History Museum is the most recent addition to the Graaff-Reinet ...

Barend Jacobus Pienaar was born in 1817, in die district, Steilkrans, Graaff-Reinet. ...