Voortrekker Monument

The Voortrekker Monument is located just south of in . This massive granite structure is prominently located on a hilltop, and was raised to commemorate the Voortrekkers who left the Cape Colony between 1835 and 1854.

Landmarks in the Area

Weskoppies, colloquially known as Groendakkies, is a public psychiatric hospital in , . is situated 2 km northwest of Voortrekker Monument. Photo: Cvanrooyen, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Railway station
Pretoria railway station is the central station in , the executive capital of . is situated 2½ km northeast of Voortrekker Monument. Photo: M.Uebel, CC0.

The South African Air Force College is the South African Air Force institution responsible for a wide range of general air force training to both commissioned and non-commissioned officers. is situated 2½ km southwest of Voortrekker Monument.

The University of South Africa, known colloquially as Unisa, is the largest university system in by enrollment. is situated 3 km northeast of Voortrekker Monument. Photo: Petrus, CC BY 2.5.

Localities in the Area

Sunnyside is one of the oldest suburbs of the city of , . is situated 4 km northeast of Voortrekker Monument. Photo: JMK, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Centurion is an area with 236,580 inhabitants in Gauteng Province of , located between and . is situated 7 km south of Voortrekker Monument. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.0.

Laudium is an Indian township southwest of central , in the . is situated 7 km west of Voortrekker Monument.

Wonderboom South is a northern residential suburb of , . is situated 9 km north of Voortrekker Monument.

Voortrekker Monument

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