Create Event
Pretoria Hidden History uncovered(3hr)

Pretoria: Hidden History uncovered!(3hr)

Sat Dec 10, 2022

Pretoria: Hidden History uncovered!(3hr)

Time Sat Dec 10 2022 at 09:00 am to 12:30 pm

(add to calendar)

280 Scheiding street, Centurion, South Africa

Find Tickets

Pretoria: Hidden History uncovered!(3hr), 10 December | Event in Centurion | Pretoria: Hidden History uncovered!(3hr)
Tired of the boring history facts?
Join me on a journey through old Pretoria.
How did a few ox-wagons in fountains valley expand to the capital of the Zuid-Afrikaansche Republic?

Was chief Tshwane an actual person or was it the original name of the Apies River?

Why did the British never recognize the name “Zuid Afrikaansche Republiek?

Why was the 4th president of the ZAR labelled a heretic an ousted?

How long was the first Nelmapius road?

Concessions and kickbacks were the government's way to solve a problem and enrich themselves. We look at: Liquor, transport to Delagoa Bay, Dynamite, Jam, National Mint, and bricks.

Paul Kruger: Hero or villain? Leader or thug?

What went down in the civil war of the 1860’s?

What happened to the Kruger Millions and did Jan Smuts bag a few?

Why did a man receive 10 oxen for loyalty for his right hand, but had to pay a 10 pound fine for treason with his left hand?

What happened to the Dopper church’s golden clock hands?

Why did Sammy Marks need to bail out the government financially?

Winston Churchill's great escape...

Our journey starts at Melrose House, from there we walk the station, down Paul Kruger street to City hall Church square, St Albans, Staatsmodel school, Burgerspark and back to Melrose House.

The walk is about 5km
10 December
Send a message or email to book! Only 20 spots!


Tickets for Pretoria: Hidden History uncovered!(3hr) can be booked here.

Get Tickets

Event Photos
Hosted by
About The Host: We take you on an walking adventure through old Jozi, exploring the hidden secrets and little known facts! Our guides are fantastic and fun. Organized and bespoke adventures through Ferreirasdorp and Fordsburg
Website Link:
Are you the host?
Nearby Hotels 280 Scheiding street, Centurion, South Africa
Report a problem ?

Event Information

Date & Time

Sat Dec 10 2022 at 09:00 am to 12:30 pm
Add to Calendar


280 Scheiding street, Centurion, South Africa

Event Marketing