Constitution Hill Human Rights Precinct
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Situated in the heart of Johannesburg, Constitution Hill is a living museum that tells the story of South Africa’s transition from colonialism and apartheid to democracy, with all the pain, pathos and catharsis that such a journey entails. The site served as a prison and briefly as a military fort…
Multi faceted interpretation centre related to Constitutionalism, Human Rights and Democracy. Visit the cell where Nelson Mandela was held.
Mon - Fri 9:00 - 16:00, Wed 9:00 - 13:00, Sat & Sun 9:00 - 15:00. Was a fort, then a prison, notorious for harsh treatment of prisoners during Apartheid. Provides unique perspective of JHB.
Constitution Hill is the powerful, moving and beautiful location of our constitutional court, built on the location of the prior prison. There are wonderful artworks, museums, and spaces, and they often host events
Constitutional court and historical precinct of special importance to SA democracy.
If you have little time, go there at least and take the free museum tour. It is Great views and Great Tour.