Galeshewe is a township in , . Within the Sol Plaatje Local Municipality in the Northern Cape Province, it is named after Kgosi Galeshewe.

Notable Places in the Area

The Kimberley Mine or Tim Kuilmine is an open-pit and underground mine in Kimberley, South Africa, and claimed to be the deepest hole excavated by hand, although this claim is disputed. Photo: irene2005, CC BY 2.0.

Art gallery
The , in , , was opened in 1952 and named after its principal benefactor, William Benbow Humphreys. is situated 3 km southeast of Galeshewe.

The and Library is in , , , in a house where Solomon T. is situated 3 km southeast of Galeshewe.

The is a provincial heritage site in in the province of . is situated 4 km southeast of Galeshewe. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.0.

Localities in the Area

is the capital of the Province of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is the name of a suburb of , , formerly known as Du Toit's Pan. is situated 5 km southeast of Galeshewe.


-28.7237° or 28° 43' 25.2" south
24.7474° or 24° 44' 50.6" east
Open Location Code
1,203 metres (3,947 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 262720208
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Galeshewe
  • Dutch: Galeshewe
  • French: Galeshewe
  • Sotho, Northern: Galeshewe

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