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Standard Bank Ferreira Mine Stope

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5 Simmonds Street | Building No 5, Johannesburg 2001, South Africa
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Standard bank was built on an old gold mine. The mining tunnels were discovered during construction... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Igmar G
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Pretoria, South Africa
Worth the 10 minutes

Pretty neat how they preserved the mine under a modern building. Worth the quick stop if you are... read more

Reviewed 23 June 2017
ActiveTim
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1 week ago
“Interesting”
23 Jun 2017
“Worth the 10 minutes”
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5 Simmonds Street | Building No 5, Johannesburg 2001, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Standard bank was built on an old gold mine. The mining tunnels were discovered during construction of the building in the 80's. Glad to see the history is preserved in the Mineshaft Museum.

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Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

Pretty neat how they preserved the mine under a modern building. Worth the quick stop if you are wandering around.

Thank ActiveTim
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Reviewed 29 December 2014

WOW! Hidden within the corporate head office building 5 of Standard Bank in the middle of Johannesburg is a hidden gem that is really a great find. While they were building the Standard Bank Head office a section of the Ferreira Mine was discovered and...More

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Response from SkiLiftie | Reviewed this property |
There is no entrance fee, its free!!!! YAY!!!! We traveled there by means of the Gautrain buss.
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