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Jan Cilliers Park

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Address: Corner Wenning & Broderick Streets | Groenkloof, Pretoria, South Africa
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We attended a friends Baby shower at the park! Beautiful laid back park was the perfect setting for the event.

Reviewed 6 days ago
eve842015
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Pretoria, South Africa
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Pretoria, South Africa
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We attended a friends Baby shower at the park! Beautiful laid back park was the perfect setting for the event.

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Thank eve842015
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Reviewed 1 March 2017

Enjoy a picnic in a beautiful well maintained garden - and it won't cost you a cent. Plenty of space for kids and pets with lots of pathways to explore.

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Thank Irma d
Pretoria, South Africa
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297 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2016

Whilst it is nice to have a wildlife sanctuary within the confines of a city, the upkeep of the natural environment has been left unkempt and distracts from the effect.

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Thank kdgarlipp
Pretoria, South Africa
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105 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

A well kept and excellent gem in the city. A perfect spot for picnics and a relaxed atmosphere. Beautiful gardens

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Melkbosstrand, South Africa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 332 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 August 2016

Jan Cilliers Park, located in Groenkloof Pretoria - A well maintained park, pet friendly, clean and water features. 37 Years ago we took our wedding photos in this park. Since we now stay in Cape Town we thought we should visit the park while visiting Pretoria. We were pleasantly surprised. There was a car guard to watch our car and... More 

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PTA
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59 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 July 2016

Had a picnic at the beautiful park on Valentine's Day, lovely place to have a picnic and the fact that there was nearly no more open spots under the tree's just tell you others tink so 2.

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Thank 986riaanb
Pretoria, South Africa
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42 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 May 2016

Very pleasant place to relax and picnic. Safe park with well-maintained lawn. Two dams and stream that runs through the middle. Dogs welcome. Toilets OK, not great.

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1 Thank VoetPlat
Pretoria, South Africa
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 25 March 2016 via mobile

We did my daughter's birthday Photoshoot here. Plenty spots for a great photoshoot. It is a lovely well maintained park. Dogs are welcome too & it was great seeing all the people pop in with their dogs.

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Thank maiaj2015
Pretoria, South Africa
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30 reviews
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Reviewed 10 March 2016 via mobile

Best place for a family afternoon picnic . Dog Friendly. Kids can kick an ball and climb a tree. My kids always ask when we could go again. Free entry large trees, shade and rock pools.

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Pretoria, South Africa
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4 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 13 February 2016

Always looking for dog friendly parks in Pretoria, we were delighted to find this wonderfully kept park! Safe and secure. Dog had a blast in the little stream. Lots of picnic places and heaps of people enjoying the park without you feeling overcrowded. Cannot wait to go again!

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