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Bakone Malapa Open-Air Museum

Open Now: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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I was in polokwane without patience to go to another game reserve so i tried the bakone malapa and... read more

Reviewed 17 October 2018
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This is an amazing open fresh air experiencel

.The museum is well taken care off under the management of an amazing lady Liesl who has great... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
Polokwane, South Africa
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17 Oct 2018
“Unexpected ”
27 Aug 2018
“This is an amazing open fresh air experiencel”
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Chuenespoort Road, Polokwane 0699, South Africa
+27 83 245 2664
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Reviewed 11 December 2018

The second visit to Bakone Malapa was a real dissapointment. The first time we had Hendrik to take us around but sorely missed him on the second time round. Do visit still, very informative.

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 17 October 2018 via mobile

I was in polokwane without patience to go to another game reserve so i tried the bakone malapa and it’s surprised me. Totally worth the visit if you are around but I don’t think it worth to travel until here just for it. The tourist...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 28 August 2018

.The museum is well taken care off under the management of an amazing lady Liesl who has great passion for her work. The wonderful experience of undisturbed nature and its serenity makes you just want to stay there for longer ,away from the noise and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Reviewed 10 July 2018

The entrance fee was very low. The tour guide was very good and very informative. She gave us a lot of time and special attention. We gained a lot on history of Basotho. We managed to relate how things were done in the past with...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

Gideon our guide was passionate and professional and we loved the interactive aspect of our tour! Well worth the visit!

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 21 November 2017

An interesting and educational place, if you want to learn about history. the tour guide was very professional and passionate about his work. Nice place to take a family; i just wish they had accommodation as well. Friendly staff and entrance is affordable.

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 6 November 2017

If you are in the area this is a worthwhile stop. It is obviously set up for School Groups (and this is a good thing) and they don't get very many individual tourists. Our guide was very enthusiastic and knowledgeable. They exhibits were well done...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Don C
Reviewed 6 November 2017

On the main road, with a nice entrance, although I arrived slightly late the guide took her time to show me around. Very informative about the historical way of life for the tourists.

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank towfik2017
Reviewed 1 July 2017

A trip here feels fresh all the time. We took some national cyclists on a short visit to connect with history of Bakone. Tour guides offer insight into this historical place, walking in the place connects one with history and taking part in the demonstration...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Ndavhe
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Cultural Village in the bushveld. Great value for money and ideal for day-outing. very informative for kids and ideal for school tours

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank JessicaG6126
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6 August 2018|
Response from shelleyl959 | Reviewed this property |
Depending on your interest the tour might be an hour...our guide stated longer to explain more to us.