Play a round of golf
Along with a rich history as one of South Africa’s oldest golf courses, Klerksdorp Golf club offers a modern design and course layout for the serious golfer. Facilities include a fully equipped clubhouse with bar, restaurant, conference and function facilities as well as a well-stocked
Telephone: 018 462 5962
Rio Casino, hotel and theatre
Inspired by the passion, vibrancy and colour of the Carnival in Rio de Janeiro, Rio Hotel, Casino and Convention Resort shines brightly in Klerksdorp along the N12.
The popular Escapades Theatre offers a feast of regular entertainment including cabaret revues, comedy and performances from some of South Africa’s most popular artists. The theatre is also available for hire as a function venue. This Venue offers an atmospheric wood interior with soft lantern lighting. It can
Corner of N12 & Rio Boulevard,
Meiringspark, Klerksdorp, 2571
Tel : +27 (0) 18 469 9100
Fax : +27 (0) 18 469 4326
The Klerksdorp Museum, situated on the corner of Margaretha Prinsloo and Lombard streets in
The museum is housed in a few beautiful sandstone buildings that were used as a prison in times past. The prison was built in 1891 and functioned as such until 1973. The main museum building is situated in the Old Gaol and the old warden’s house also hosts period exhibits.
The Klerksdorp Museum depicts the history of Klerksdorp, the archaeology of the area, local geological history, and the social history of the city and its surrounds. There are also old farm implements and vehicles on display and visitors can go on an insightful tour of the Klerksdorp Mine.
Tel: (018) 462-.3546
Fax: (018) 464-1780
Mon-Fri: 10:00-13:00; 14:00-16:30
Sun and public holidays: 14:00-17:00
Closed: Good Friday, 16 and 25 December
19th Century mining shafts and rock inscriptions of Anglo-Boer War British regiments. Tel: 018 464-1371
Jack Scott House
This tin house was imported from Britain and was the home of Jack Scott, the father of modern-day mining in the area.
Klerksdorp Mine Tours
Interesting tours can be arranged on request. Tel: 018 484 1471
Emotive cemetery for British soldiers and Boer women and children who died during the Anglo-Boer War of 1899 – 1902.
Ou Dorp Hiking Trail
This walk meanders through 11km in the old part of town, passing the early homes of Voortrekker families. Remains of early Tswana habitation can also be seen. Tel: 018 464 1371
Located on the farm Bosworth and now preserved as a national monument. Tel: 018 464 1371
Fly fishing for coarse fish is a growing sport in the area. Tel: 018 451 1128
Contact Rhino Rock Horse Trail and Riding School. Tel: 018 462 0892
Klerksdorp Dam Vakansie Oord
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The Klerksdorp Dam Resort
The dam is situated 5km outside Klerksdorp. The resort offers self-catering accommodation and camping. Klerksdorp Dam Holiday Resort offers the following:
10 Self-catering cabanas
Caravan and camping sites
Restaurant & pub
Johan Neser Dam
Offers recreational facilities on the Schoonspruit located to the northwest of the city. Drive from Klerksdorp towards Ventersdorp and turn left after 10 Km and carry on to the dam
The municipal gardens where a variety of indigenous and exotic plants can be seen.
The Railway Station and Old Flag Room
Opened by President Paul Kruger when the line from Krugersdorp reached the town in 1897, Klerksdorp’s first national monument. Tel: 018 406 2240 Attractions include
Faan Meintjies Nature Reserve
Faan Meintjies reserve provides a true bushveld experience just a few kilometres from the city of Klerksdorp.
Faan Meintjes Nature Reserve is 1200ha in size
Telephone Number +27 (0)18 464-1386
Office Hours 08h00 – 16h00
Entrance: S26.73645 – E26.70848
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