Braamfontein is a central suburb of , in , seat of the Constitutional Court of South Africa and some of South Africa's major corporations such as Liberty Holdings Limited, JD Group, Sappi, Bidvest Bank and Hollard.

Notable Places in the Area

Tourist attraction
The precinct is located at 11 Kotze Street in Braamfontein, near the western end of the suburb of . Photo: The Heritage Portal, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Holy Trinity Catholic Church is a Catholic parish church located in Braamfontein in north-central .

The is an art gallery in Joubert Park in the city centre of , South Africa. Photo: Janek Szymanowski, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The is a planetarium owned by the University of the Witwatersrand, located on the University's East Campus in Braamfontein, . Photo: Soul Train, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is an inner city residential neighbourhood of , Gauteng Province, . Photo: NJR ZA, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a suburb of , . It is located in Region F of the , and has the coordinates of 26.204°S and 28.034°E. Photo: Tyler Yeo, CC BY 2.0.

The encompasses the central districts of , including the tourist areas of Braamfontein, Maboneng, Newtown and Fordsburg. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.5.


-26.1923° or 26° 11' 32.4" south
28.0362° or 28° 2' 10.3" east
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1,733 metres (5,686 feet)
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Braamfontein
  • Bulgarian: Брамфонтеин
  • Cebuano: Braamfontein
  • Chinese: 布拉姆弗泰恩區
  • Chinese: 布拉姆方丹
  • Dutch: Braamfontein
  • French: Braamfontein
  • German: Braamfontein
  • Sotho, Northern: Braamfontein

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