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Oom Paul's DeliOOM PAUL'S DELI On 15 February a brand new take-away facility
waterproofingWATERPROOFING PROJECT TO STARTSince its inauguration the Monument has had problems
16 Dec 2019 New bookNEW BOOK INTRODUCED ON 16 DECEMBERA new book will be introduced on 16 Dec
Robbery at MonumentROBBERY AT MONUMENTOn the morning of 8 October a robbery took place at one in
Pierneef on weekendsPIERNEEF NOW ON WEEKENDSThe Pierneef exhibition can now be seen on weekends
Pierneef ExhibitionPIERNEEF EXHIBITIONThe Voortrekker Monument and the City of Tshwane
Blood River new managementBLOOD RIVER UNDER NEW MANAGEMENTThe Voortrekker Monument took over Blood River
Youth Day marketYOUTH DAY MARKETAs Youth Day falls on a Sunday this year
Strike at the VTMSTRIKE AT VTMOn 2 May members of the APSA union
Funda Discovery CentreFUNDA DISCOVERY CENTREThe Funda Discovery Centre will be opened on
Mil Fair 2019MILITARY FAIR 2019An attempted kidnapping will be
First market 2019ANTIQUE FAIR ON HUMAN RIGHTS DAYThe first antique & collectables fair in 2019
VTM-80 Covenant ServiceVTM-80 COVENANT SERVICEThe VTM-80 Covenant service on 16 December
Heritage Day 2018HERITAGE DAY FULL OF ACTIVITIESHeritage Day on 24 September
Antique Fair 9 AugustWOMEN'S DAY ANTIQUE FAIR UNDER NEW ROOFThe antique fair on Womens' Day, 9 August
Heritage Festivals in SeptemberHERITAGE FESTIVALS IN SEPTEMBERSeptember is Heritage month and there will be two
Cashless systemVTM CASHLESSThe alarming rise is crime
Antique Fair Youth DayANTIQUE FAIR ON YOUTH DAYThe antique and collectables fair on Youth Day
Mil Fair 2018MILITARY FAIR BIGGEST IN SAThe annual military & history fair on 1 May
Covenant service 2017 COVENANT SERVICE 2017The annual Covenant church service on 16 December
Antique market in SeptemberLAST MARKET FOR THE YEARAntique market in September
Women's DayWOMEN'S DAY ANTIQUE FAIRAll ladies should pay a visit
Antique fair on 16 JuneANTIQUE FAIR ON 16 JUNEThe antique fair on Youth Day
Fair biggerMILITARY FAIR BIGGERThe annual military fair at the VTM
March Antique ANTIQUE MARKET GETS ATMThe first of the four very popular
Parkrun endPARKRUN ENDThe very popular Parkrun
New exhibition in MonumentNEW EXHIBITION IN MONUMENTAn exciting new exhibition will open
Gedenkdiens 2016COMMEMORATION SERVICE 16 DECThe annual commemoration service on 16 Dec
Kruger statuesNA DAMAGEThere is no damage to the Kruger statues
Heritage DayHERITAGE DAYHeritage Day on 24 September will be packed with
New bike parkNEW XCOSA BIKE PARKA new bike park with 5 new routes
New MDNEW MD FOR VTM AND HFNew MD for VTM and Heritage Foundation appointed
Dangerous crossingIMMINENT DANGERThe dangerous crossing
2016 Military FairMILITARY FAIRThe annual Military Fair will take place on 2 May
Safety of VTMSAFETY AT THE VTMThe safety of visitors
First market in 20161st ANTIQUE MARKET IN 2016The first antique & collectables fair in 2016
Reconciliation RDRECONCILIATION ROAD OPENThe road linking the VTM and Freedom Park
Service 16 DecSERVICE 16 DECThe annual commemoration service
Heritage DayHERITAGE DAYThe popular antique fair will take place with a Heritage Day
Antique fair in AugustANTIQUE FAIRThe antique fair in August
Art ExpoART EXPOVisual art & design
Mini cannonsMINI CANNONSThe annual Military Fair at
Statues cleanSTATUES CLEANThe Paul Kruger statue group
Guard statuesGUARD STATUESAccording to ms Sonja Lombard
Antique FairANTIQUE FAIRAntique Fair in April
New AppointmentNEW APPOINTMENTMs Sonja Lombard has just been appointed
Roy StarkeTEXTILE EXHIBITIONAn exhibition by Roy Starke
Day of the covenantDAY OF THE COVENANTThe annual day of the Covenant
ES Day & Antique fairES DAY & ANTIQUE FAIRAfrikaners is plesierig
Antique FairANTIQUE FAIRThe well-known antique & collectables fair
FREE TOURSFREE TOURSThe VTM has just implemented two free tours per day
Antique MarketNEW EXHIBITORS AT FAIRThe popular antique & collectables fair will take place on Monday, 16 June
Mil FairMILITARY & HISTORY FAIR EXPANDING AT MONUMENTThe annual Military & History Fair at the Voortrekker Monument will take place on 1 May this year
Military FairMILITARY & HISTORY FAIR EXPANDING AT MONUMENTThe annual Military & History Fair at the Voortrekker Monument will take place on 1 May this year.
Day of the CovenantTIME CAPSULE AND LIVE STREAMING ON 16 DECEMBERFor the first time in history, the annual Day of the Covenant church service at the Voortrekker Monument will be broadcast via live streaming on our new website:
Antique Fair SepHERITAGE DAY CELEBRATED WITH CULTUREThe popular antique and collectors’ fair at the Voortrekker Monument will be combined with a cultural festival on Heritage Day, 24 September.
Antique Fair AugMARKET GETTING BIGGERThe popular antique and collectors’ fair at the Voortrekker Monument will take place on Women’s Day, 9 August, from 09:00 until 15:00 on the roof of the large amphitheatre on site.
Victor IvanoffVICTOR IVANOFF PAINTING AT THE MONUMENTA very valuable painting of the Voortrekker leader, Piet Retief has recently been donated to the Voortrekker Monument. The painting was done by the well-known artist, Victor Ivanoff and is one of a kind.
Antique Fair JuneMARKET THOUGHT TO BE THE BESTAs the 16th of June falls on a Sunday this year, the popular antique and collectors’ fair at the Voortrekker Monument will take place on Monday, 17 June
China AwardVOORTREKKER MONUMENT WINS TOP INTERNATIONAL AWARDThe Voortrekker Monument has just been awarded the overall gold winner award at the China Outbound Tourism and Trade Market in Beijing, China.
Military Fair 2013MILITARY & HISTORY FAIR GROWING AT MONUMENTThe Military & History Fair that was revived at the Voortrekker Monument last year will take place again on 1 May this year.
1NEW EXHIBITORS AT ANTIQUE FAIRThere is nothing better to do on Human Rights Day in Pretoria than to shop for bargains at the popular antique and collectors’ fair at the Voortrekker Monument.
CanonCANON FIRED TO COMMEMORATE 175 YEARSA ship’s canon from the 19th century named Susanna will be fired at exactly 12:00 on Friday, 1 February at Fort Schanskop on the Voortrekker Monument Heritage Site.
Covenant DayCOVENANT COMMEMORATION STONES UNVEILED ON 16 DECThe annual Day of the Covenant church service will end with the unveiling of commemoration stones with the words of the covenant in Afrikaans
Elise Johnson ExhibitionUNIQUE EXHIBITION FROM REMARKABLE ARTISTA unique exhibition of sculptor and doll maker, Elize Johnsen, reflecting a historical review of styles through the Middle Ages until the 1990’s, can be seen at Gallery 20/20 at the Voortrekker Monument from 1 October.

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