Kimberley

Kimberley is the capital of the Province of . Amongst other things, it is famous for its Big Hole, the world's largest hand-dug excavation that was created when thousands of people searched for diamonds at the end of the 19th and the beginning of the 20th centuries.
Photo: NJR ZA, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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 Kimberley, , was opened in 1952 and named after its principal benefactor, William Benbow Humphreys.

Museum
The in Kimberley, South Africa, originally known as the Alexander McGregor Memorial Museum, is a multidisciplinary museum which serves Kimberley and the Northern Cape, established in 1907. Photo: flowcomm, CC BY 2.0.

The is a provincial heritage site in Kimberley in the province of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.0.

Localities in the Area

Suburb
is the name of a suburb of Kimberley, , formerly known as Du Toit's Pan.

Kimberley

Latitude
-28.7383° or 28° 44' 17.9" south
Longitude
24.7642° or 24° 45' 51.2" east
Open Location Code
5G367Q67+MM
Population
225,000
IATA airport code
KIM
United Nations Location Code
ZA KIM
Elevation
1,224 metres (4,016 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 3691546096
Geo­Names ID
990930
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Kimberley
  • Arabic: Kimberley, Northern Cape
  • Arabic: كيمبرلي
  • Armenian: Քիմբերլի
  • Azerbaijani: Kimberli
  • Basque: Kimberley
  • Belarusian: Кімберлі (ПАР)
  • Belarusian: Кімберлі
  • Bengali: কিমবার্লি, উত্তর অন্তরীপ
  • Bengali: কিম্বার্লি
  • Breton: Kimberley (Suafrika)
  • Breton: Kimberley
  • Bulgarian: Кимбърли
  • Catalan: Kimberley
  • Cebuano: Kimberley
  • Chinese: 金伯利
  • Chinese: 金巴利
  • Croatian: Kimberley, Južnoafrička Republika
  • Czech: Kimberley
  • Danish: Kimberley
  • Dimli: Kimberley
  • Dutch: Kimberley
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: كيمبرلى
  • English: De Beer's New Rush
  • English: Kimberley, Northern Cape
  • Esperanto: Kimberley
  • Estonian: Kimberley
  • Finnish: Kimberley
  • French: Kimberley
  • Gallegan: Kimberley
  • German: Kimberley
  • Greek: Κίμπερλεϊ
  • Gujarati: કિમ્બર્લે
  • Hakka Chinese: Kimberley
  • Hausa: Kimberley
  • Hebrew: קימברלי
  • Hindi: किम्बरली
  • Hungarian: Kimberley
  • Indonesian: Kimberley, Afrika Selatan
  • Italian: Kimberley
  • Japanese: キンバリー
  • Kannada: ಕಿಂಬರ್ಲಿ
  • Korean: 킴벌리
  • Latin: Kimberley
  • Latvian: Kimberlija
  • Lithuanian: Kimberlis
  • Malay (generic): Kimberley
  • Malayalam: കിംബേർലി
  • Maori: Kimari
  • Marathi: किंबर्ले, नॉदर्न केप
  • Marathi: किम्बर्ली
  • Nepali: किमबर्ली
  • Northern Frisian: Kimberley (Steed uun Süüdaafrika)
  • Northern Frisian: Kimberley
  • Norwegian: Kimberley
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Kimberley
  • Pennsylvania German: Kimberley
  • Persian: کیمبرلی
  • Polish: Kimberley
  • Portuguese: Kimberley
  • Romanian: Kimberley
  • Russian: Кимберли
  • Scots: Kimberley
  • Serbian: Кимберли
  • Serbo-Croatian: Kimberley, Južna Afrika
  • Serbo-Croatian: Kimberley, Južnoafrička Republika
  • Sinhalese: කිම්බර්ලි
  • Slovenian: Kimberley
  • Sotho, Northern: Kimberley
  • Sotho, Southern: Kimberley
  • South Azerbaijani: کیمبرلی (گونئی آفریقا)
  • South Azerbaijani: کیمبرلی
  • Spanish: Kimberley
  • Swahili (generic): Kimberley
  • Swedish: Kimberley, Sydafrika
  • Swedish: Kimberley
  • Tamil: கிம்பெறலே
  • Telugu: కింబర్లీ
  • Thai: คิม เบอรี่
  • Tswana: Kimberley
  • Turkish: Kimberley
  • Ukrainian: Кімберлі
  • Urdu: کمبرلی، شمالی کیپ
  • Uzbek: Kimberli
  • Venda: Kimberley
  • Vietnamese: Kimberley
  • Waray (Philippines): Kimberley, Northern Cape
  • Welsh: Kimberley (De Affrica)
  • Welsh: Kimberley (Talaith Gogledd y Penrhyn)
  • Welsh: Kimberley, De Affrica
  • Welsh: Kimberley, Noord-Kaap
  • Welsh: Kimberley
  • Western Panjabi: کمبرلے
  • Wu Chinese: 金伯利 (北开普省)
  • Xhosa: IKhimbali
  • Yoruba: Kimberley
  • Yue Chinese: 金巴利
  • Zeeuws: Kimberley (Zuid-Afrika)
  • Zeeuws: Kimberley
  • Zulu: Kimberley

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