It is a must see. The ambiance of the area is so amazing. i enjoyed the underground baot ride, i did it twice. Well done !
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A riveting encounter and interesting tour into our origins. All staff encountered were friendly and focused on ensuring we enjoyed our visit. The layout of the tour through the building is excellent, the display of information interesting and original and one leaves with that "WOW"...More
i had so much fun here and the tour is much interesting although we didnt have the tour guide but its worth a visit
This is a must visit (buy a combined ticket to include the Sterkfontein Caves) if you are in the Jo’berg area. A hugely informative guide to the evolution of man and the spread of our species across the globe. It is educational but always presented...More
Maropeng is interesting if you’re interested in seeing the fossils (little foot, homo naledi etc), it’s much better for little children but there is a lot of reading involved. The boat ride is very cool (about 5 mins long). There are discounts for school groups,...More
Complimentary to a cave tour. This is an extensive information display on the origins of mankind. Excellent for both adults and children alike. The water trip was fun but I'm not sure how much information it contributed.
After the wrist band-style ticket purchase at the nearby ‘market’ one gains access in the form of a group tour. Be prepared for a queue before entering the actual exhibit. There is information to keep one ‘amused’ along the way. I was surprised to read...More
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We spent a day at Maropeng, then decided to stay at the Maropeng Boutique Hotel next door. The museum is extraordinary, showing the history of mankind through a number of different mediums, including videos, a boat ride and interactive displays. There are food and souvenir...More
Dear Carol H Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback. We are delighted you enjoyed the visit and we hope you will visit again soon. Regards Lindsay Marshall
as much of the explanatory material is the same. If you are capable of doing the cave, spend your time at Sterkfontein then pop in for 30 minutes to see actual fossils and cave replica here. Drawback at both venues was the difficulty reading explanatory...More
What a great place to visit! you can see real bones of a recently discovered species and the museum is really interesting. Kids would love it. Adults enjoy it. Surprisingly good.