Voortrekker Monument Heritage Site
The Voortrekker Monument, located just south of Pretoria, is a National Heritage Site celebrating Afrikaans history and culture. It is a massive granite structure, located on a hilltop and was raised to commemorate the Voortrekkers who left the Cape Colony between 1835 and 1845 to move north to escape British rule. It is located in nature reserve and offer visitors much to see, both natural and manmade. There is a chapel on site as well as various room and amphitheatres for hire.