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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: www.vtm.org.za.
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.
Antique Fair SeptLAST MARKET FOR 2012The last of the popular Antique and Collectable Fairs at the Voortrekker Monument for 2012 will take place on Heritage Day, 24 September
Antique Fair AugGO SHOPPING ON WOMEN’S DAYGo shopping for bargains at the popular Voortrekker Monument antique and collectables fair on Women’s Day.
Knife CraftersKNIFE CRAFTERS HOST WINTER SHOWSeveral knife crafters will host a winter knife show on 27 and 28 July 2012 in the Voortrekker hall on the picnic site at the Voortrekker Monument.
Military ExhibitionTHE DEFENSE FORCE IN SOUTH AFRICA – 100 YEARSAn exhibition of works of art stretching over 100 years concerning the Defence Force of South Africa (1912 – 2012) can be seen at the 20.20 Gallery at the Voortrekker Monument as of 19 June. The gallery is situated in the main office complex at the Monu
SADF COMMEMORATION SERVICEHEROES HONOURED AT SADF COMMEMORATION SERVICEThe annual commemoration service at the SADF Wall of Remembrance situated on the Voortrekker Monument Heritage Site will be held on Sunday, 3 June from 09:00 for 09:40.
Garden of Remembrance: Phase 3VTM GARDEN OF REMEMBRANCE EXPANDSSales of niches in phase 3 of the Garden of Remembrance at the Voortrekker Monument will start on 25 May when this part of the garden will be in use officially.
Military FairMILITARY & HISTORY FAIR REVIVED AT MONUMENTThe Voortrekker Monument will present a Military & History Fair on 1 May 2012. The fair was so popular in the past that it was decided to revive it.
Antique Fair MarchANTIQUE FAIR BURSTING AT SEAMSThere is nothing better to do on Human Rights Day than to look for bargains at the popular antique and collectors’ fair at the Voortrekker Monument.
Heritage Site DeclarationDECLARATION AS A NATIONAL HERITAGE SITEThe recent announcement by the Minister of Arts & Culture that the Voortrekker Monument will be declared a National Heritage Site (Grade 1) is the result of an ongoing process that the Monument has been busy with for years.
VTM InitiativesNEW INITIATIVES TO GENERATE FUNDS AT THE VTMIt is widely known that the Departments of Arts & Culture last year suddenly cut the subsidy that should have been paid to the Monument in half.
War StoreWELL-KNOWN WAR STORE NOW IN PRETORIAThe well-known War Store which has been operating from the Ditsong National Military History Museum in Johannesburg for the past ten years is now in Pretoria.
Chinese Exhibition20th CENTURY CHINESE PRINTS AT GALLERY 20.20The Voortrekker Monument is proud to present an exhibition
of Selected Chinese Prints of the 20th Century

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