Johannesburg, informally known as Jozi, Joburg, or "The City of Gold", is the largest city in and one of the 50 largest urban areas in the world.
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is a township of the in Gauteng, South Africa, bordering the city's mining belt in the south. Photo: Digr, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is an affluent suburb and business centre in Johannesburg. Photo: Andresdewet, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

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

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The precinct is located at 11 Kotze Street in , Johannesburg near the western end of the suburb of . is situated 2 km north of Johannesburg. Photo: The Heritage Portal, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The , based in the downtown bohemian suburb of in Johannesburg, , was opened in 1976, operating as an independently, anti racist theatre during the country’s apartheid regime. is situated 2 km west of Johannesburg. Photo: Bobbyshabangu, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The is a 50 story skyscraper and shopping centre located in downtown Johannesburg, South Africa. Photo: Thuvack, CC BY-SA 3.0.


The encompasses the central districts of Johannesburg, including the tourist areas of Braamfontein, Maboneng, Newtown and Fordsburg.

Localities in the Area

is a suburb of Johannesburg, . It is located in Region F of the , and is one of five tourism developments aimed at inner-city regeneration. Photo: Tyler Yeo, CC BY 2.0.

Boysens is a suburb of Johannesburg, , located around 3.2 km southwest of city hall. is situated 3½ km southwest of Johannesburg.

is an industrial suburb in eastern Johannesburg, , on the railway to and Hoofrif Road, around 6 km east of City Hall. is situated 5 km east of Johannesburg.


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