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The reason for our two day stay at Graaf Reinet

This is a must visit to all and please take your time to appreciate and be proud of our heritage... read more

Reviewed October 30, 2018
.a Glimpse into the past

Friendly personel and a lot to see. exibiton is inspiring and it was enlightening to see how... read more

Reviewed October 16, 2018
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Murray Street | P.O.Box 104, Graaff-Reinet 6280, South Africa
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Reviewed October 30, 2018

This is a must visit to all and please take your time to appreciate and be proud of our heritage. The museum information is well explained.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 16, 2018

Friendly personel and a lot to see. exibiton is inspiring and it was enlightening to see how people lived in that time

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Elmien D
Reviewed September 11, 2018

Amazing collections through this lovely place but we felt that there could be a little more attention to detail. Spelling errors also really grate! Several exhibits were unexplained leaving us wondering what they were? Also, exhibits such as leather saddles are just going to rot...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

I visit this museum every visit to Graaff-Reinet because there is just so much to absorb. It is beautifully laid out, maintained and managed.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Penny V
Reviewed July 10, 2018

A highlight of this visit was when children visiting with their parents were so excited about things they saw there. It is indeed a worthwhile visit. I must mention that I was impressed by the plaque honoring the Jewish pedlars, so well known to farmers...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Susanv1903
Reviewed July 5, 2018 via mobile

Some interesting displays of the town’s history. The kids enjoyed the displays of how things where in the previous century. It will take 30-45min to go through the museum. There are more display rooms downstairs, so make sure to view them a well.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank CaptCapeTown
Reviewed May 15, 2018

This is a Museum well worth visiting. Take the time to go through the vast array of items that are on display. It is hard to conceptualize that in that time, such a short while back, there was no such a thing as a bathroom...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank John R
Reviewed April 18, 2018

I am very glad that we visited the museum and that I could see and learn about my history and only now realize how hard my ancestors have worked.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank estelledb2018
Reviewed April 3, 2018

An absolute must when visiting Graaf-Reinet. Very interesting and informative. Such a beautiful Cape Dutch Building with so much history of the area and people.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Kazialil1
Reviewed March 19, 2018

The Reinet house occupies a prominent position in Graaff Reinet & it tells the story of the past. The rooms are furnished with beautiful antiques from that period & tell the story of the history of the town. The courtyard is home to a massive...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Dee S
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