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60 Church Street, Pretoria 0081, South Africa
+27 12 326 9172
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Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

The museum situated in 59 WF NKOMO STREET ( old Church Street ) west of Church square. President Paul Kruger lived here with his wife Gezina during their struggle for liberation from the English ( British Imperialism) his exile life and journey to Britain is...More

Thank Jabu M
Reviewed 3 November 2017

The contents of the house and outbuildings and railway carriage take the visitor back to 1880 to 1899 era.

1  Thank Klaus G
Reviewed 14 September 2017

This museum is a bit underwhelming but essential to the early history of South Africa. The House is basically in its original condition. The museum provides a good insight into Paul Kruger's life and the railway carriage and hall exhibits and displays add value to...More

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Reviewed 8 August 2017

Lovely home, lots of period pieces and memorabilia ("Kregeriana") that tell the story of an important time in South African history.

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Reviewed 19 May 2017

This place gives you a good introduction to the Afikaans culture and heritage of that era. It is very educational if one has a love for history. Its a must see...

1  Thank 1vinodsharma1
Reviewed 19 January 2017

it is a classic afrikaans house with period furniture . i reall gives a good idea of the culture of the settlers and the respect the world awarded them exspecialy the plain deeply religious Paul kruger

1  Thank kingsrest
Reviewed 21 December 2016

If you are interested in South African history it will be lovely to visit. Very nice to walk through the various rooms and see the lovely furniture.

1  Thank r0uxw
Reviewed 12 December 2016

We enjoyed the contrast of Kruger House to that of the opulence and magnificence of Melrose House. Tour Guides or tours have to be booked in advance so this is not recommended as a spontaneous outing. The Parking was difficult to find so we parked...More

Thank Vanessa B
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Paul Kruger was a very important player in early South African history Africa. He was sent into exile by the British following the Boer War. It was a very interesting snapshot in this time in South African history to see how he lived and the...More

Thank Alan B
Reviewed 26 July 2016

I was surprised at how simple his house was but the history and exhibitions of all his allocades and gifts he received during his travels in Europe is impressive.

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