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The Reinet House

Murray Street | P.O.Box 104, Graaff-Reinet 6280, South Africa
+27 49 892 3801
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An Era Gone

This is a Museum well worth visiting. Take the time to go through the vast array of items that are... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
John R
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East London, South Africa
History lesson

I am very glad that we visited the museum and that I could see and learn about my history and only... read more

Reviewed 18 April 2018
estelledb2018
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Pretoria, South Africa
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  • Excellent49%
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  • Average12%
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LOCATION
Murray Street | P.O.Box 104, Graaff-Reinet 6280, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a Museum well worth visiting. Take the time to go through the vast array of items that are on display. It is hard to conceptualize that in that time, such a short while back, there was no such a thing as a bathroom...More

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Reviewed 18 April 2018

I am very glad that we visited the museum and that I could see and learn about my history and only now realize how hard my ancestors have worked.

Thank estelledb2018
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Reviewed 3 April 2018

An absolute must when visiting Graaf-Reinet. Very interesting and informative. Such a beautiful Cape Dutch Building with so much history of the area and people.

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Reviewed 19 March 2018

The Reinet house occupies a prominent position in Graaff Reinet & it tells the story of the past. The rooms are furnished with beautiful antiques from that period & tell the story of the history of the town. The courtyard is home to a massive...More

Thank Dee S
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Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

I went at the Old Library and the collection of fossils is absolutely unbelievable. It's worth while to go there.

Thank magda m
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Reviewed 20 February 2018

A great house to visit. It makes you realise how difficult it was to live here in the hot climate. Takes about an hour to look round the interesting house and objects.

Thank karina d
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Reviewed 9 February 2018

We did a self guided walking tour of Graaff Reinet and took in two of the 4 museums. Both worth a visit.

Thank lightening996327
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Reviewed 10 January 2018

The museum explains the history of the area and has interesting displays. It also has an interesting collection of prehistoric fossils that were found in the area of Graaff Reinet.

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Reviewed 9 January 2018

we spend the morning with family. well maintained , excellent view of what life was like in those days

Thank RiaanSouthAfrica
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Reviewed 9 November 2017

Beautiful old house stuffed with treasures, you can easy spend 1 or 2 hours here. Local history. Remember to vist the lower floor also.

Thank Philiph S
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