Freedom Day: Leverage Your Business Off A Freedom Day Gem In Your Area

27 April marks the most important day in contemporary South Africa: Freedom Day. The day is an annual celebration of the country’s first non-racial and fully democratic general election that took place on the day in 1994.

We want your TOMSA business to get involved and benefit from this most special occasion in South Africa’s history! How can I get involved you probably ask? Simple…promote a Freedom Day Tourism Gem in YOUR area!

We always try to help you promote your business and we have listed 10 popular places in SA to visit on Freedom Day. Also, don’t hesitate to contact us on if you would like high resolution images and a write-up of the below mentioned Freedom Day tourism gems near you!

(Images courtesy of South African Tourism)

1. Nelson Mandela Statue, Union Buildings – Pretoria, South Africa


2. Constitutional Hill – Johannesburg, Gauteng

3. Robben Island – off Cape Town, Western Cape

4. Ohlange Institute – Inanda, KwaZulu-Natal (where Madiba chose to cast his vote in 1994)

5. Vilakazi Street – Soweto, Gauteng (also close to Hector Pieterson museum) 

6. Nelson Mandela’s House – Soweto, Gauteng

7. uKhahlamba Drakensberg Park – Drakensberg, KwaZulu-Natal

8. Mapungubwe Cultural Landscape – Limpopo

9. Voting Line Sculpture – Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape

10. Maropeng - Cradle of Human Kind, Gauteng


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