Things to Do in Southern Free State

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Philippolis Old Jail

Philippolis Old Jail

Popular Attractions in Philippolis (85.2 km from Southern Free State)

Spend a peaceful night in jail! Sleep in an authentic cell featuring incredibly thick walls that are virtually sound proof. The sturdy solid wood and steel cell door is held together with 101 nuts and bolts. The Old Jail is situated in Justisie Street right on the upper edge of Philippolis. Behind the jail building is a walking trail through real...

JOBHUIS

JOBHUIS

Galleries and Museums in Philippolis (85.4 km from Southern Free State)

Housed in JOBHUIS is a permanent exhibit of 25 contemporary paintings (artist Rina Coetzee) based on the Biblical books of Job and Lamentations. These paintings express the artist's struggle against depression. A visit to JOBHUIS takes one on a journey of coming-in-contact with oneself, one's emotions, and the discovery of inner peace. There are...

Things to do near Southern Free State

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Philippolis Old Jail

Philippolis Old Jail

Popular Attractions in Philippolis (85.2 km from Southern Free State)

Spend a peaceful night in jail! Sleep in an authentic cell featuring incredibly thick walls that are virtually sound proof. The sturdy solid wood and steel cell door is held together with 101 nuts and bolts. The Old Jail is situated in Justisie Street right on the upper edge of Philippolis. Behind the jail building is a walking trail through real...

Oliewenhuis Art Gallery

Oliewenhuis Art Gallery

Galleries and Museums in Dan Pienaar (85.3 km from Southern Free State)

Oliewenhuis Art Museum is housed in a Neo-Dutch style mansion which served as residence for the Governor General of the Union of South Africa. In 1985 it was converted into an Art Museum as a satellite of the National Museum Bloemfontein. The Permanent Collection housed at Oliewenhuis is an outstanding collection of South African art, which...

Waterwiel Bakhuis

Waterwiel Bakhuis

Popular Attractions in Trompsburg (29.8 km from Southern Free State)

A stop-over you wouldn't want to miss. Best homebaked, farmstyle delicacies imaginable, set in the most relaxing little town.

Helvetia Historical Church Site

Helvetia Historical Church Site

Popular Attractions in Smithfield (80.1 km from Southern Free State)

Helvetia is 27 km from the town of Smithfield. It dates back to 1890 when a farmer donated the church and the school to the Dutch Reformed Church to use it so as to spread the word of God amongst the local people and to school the local kids. Legend has it that it is near the farm where the boer General Christiaan de Wet was born.

Liesel Wessels Art Gallery

Liesel Wessels Art Gallery

Galleries and Museums in Bloemfontein (81 km from Southern Free State)

Local Bloemfontein Fine Artist - Liesel Wessels's artwork. Liesel specializes in nudes, portraits and landscapes in painting and drawing medium. She also creates the odd still-life or abstract. Her art gallery not only showcases her artwork, but also those of local fine artist from Bloemfontein and Free State such as Doret Bonthuis, Zelda...

Chevrolet Park

Chevrolet Park

Sports Stadiums Clubs in Willows (83 km from Southern Free State)

Springbok Park, now known as Chevrolet Park, is a well-equipped stadium within walking distance of Bloemfontein's city centre. The 20 000-seater stadium incorporates two large stands. Braai and cricket devotees frequent the grassy banks, perfect for big groups who enjoy a good braai session while watching cricket. Boasting excellent floodlights,...

Free State Stadium

Free State Stadium

Sports Stadiums Clubs in Willows (83.1 km from Southern Free State)

Bloemfontein certainly doesn’t lack when it comes to sports facilities and boasts a fine assortment. The 48 000-seater Free State Stadium is companion to an international standard athletics stadium, the Goodyear Park cricket grounds which is used for international matches, an artificial turf hockey stadium and great tennis facilities. The 1995...

Sand du Plessis Theatre

Sand du Plessis Theatre

Galleries and Museums in Bloemfontein (83.4 km from Southern Free State)

Visit the Sand du Plessis Theatre as well as the Andre Hugenot Theatre for ballets, opera, plays, choir performances etc.

Mimosa Mall

Mimosa Mall

Shopping Malls in Brandwag (83.5 km from Southern Free State)

Mimosa Mall is one of the Free State’s most desirable and luxurious shopping centres. Fashionable shops bring leading brands within grasp of Bloem’s trendy set.With 120 leading stores, there are numerous tempting choices coupled with an indulgent ambience. Big name chain stores include Game, Woolworths, Foschini, Truworths, twelve major...

Loch Logan Waterfront Mall

Loch Logan Waterfront Mall

Shopping Malls in Bloemfontein (83.5 km from Southern Free State)

Conveniently close to most of Bloemfontein’s upmarket accommodation, Loch Logan Waterfront offers a good selection of retail and entertainment choices.The lively mall houses more than 100 shops, 17 restaurants and coffee shops, 10 fast food outlets, cinemas, salons, banks, a gym and a medical centre.Loch Logan Waterfront is centrally situated in...

Schoemanspark Golf Course

Schoemanspark Golf Course

Golf Courses in Bayswater (84.9 km from Southern Free State)

Situated a short drive from Bloemfontein Central. 18 Holes, PAR 72, 6541 m, well maintained fairways and greens, Pro Shop, driving range, etc.

Bloemfontein Golf Course

Bloemfontein Golf Course

Golf Courses in Bloemfontein (85.1 km from Southern Free State)

Designed by: Robert Grimsdell / Peter Matkovich Type: Parklands golf course Holes: 18 Par: 72 Length: 6344m

JOBHUIS

JOBHUIS

Galleries and Museums in Philippolis (85.4 km from Southern Free State)

Housed in JOBHUIS is a permanent exhibit of 25 contemporary paintings (artist Rina Coetzee) based on the Biblical books of Job and Lamentations. These paintings express the artist's struggle against depression. A visit to JOBHUIS takes one on a journey of coming-in-contact with oneself, one's emotions, and the discovery of inner peace. There are...

Free State Botanical Gardens

Free State Botanical Gardens

Popular Attractions in Bloemfontein (86.8 km from Southern Free State)

The Free State Botanical Gardens are situated on the northern outskirts of Bloemfontein. The botanical garden is home to 400 species of plants, two dams, and an indigenous Karee and wild olive dominated vegetation. There are specialised gardens including the water-wise garden, the medicinal garden, the succulent garden and the bird garden....

The Historical Smithfield Cemetery

The Historical Smithfield Cemetery

Popular Attractions in Smithfield (87.4 km from Southern Free State)

The Cemetery in Smithfield is one of the oldest in the Free State and worth a visit. There are war graves, and other historical figures were buried here, like the first church Dominee of the Reformed Church, the first shopkeeper, etc. A comprehensive list and pictures of the graves can be found a...