What to do in Pretoria

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Pretoria featuring heritage architecture, a city and a square or plaza

Pretoria Attractions

The nation's beating heart, Pretoria has plenty to offer every sort of traveler. From relaxation to adventure and everything in between, you'll never be bored. Start planning your dream travel itinerary today and hit the ground with a plan.

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What to do in Pretoria

Free Things to Do in Pretoria

Some say the best things in life are free. Discover the following around Pretoria:

Kruger House Museum - Round up the whole family and set out on an adventure through history with each other.

Palace of Justice - Feel like you've stepped back in time while discovering the secrets of this historic site.

Church Square - Meet some local residents and discover the real character and vibrancy of this fascinating place.

National Library of South Africa - Chat to a few locals and find out why many sightseers swing by this place.

Burgers Park - Prepare a picnic and enjoy a relaxing stroll around the interesting plants.

Things to Do in Pretoria with Kids

There are plenty of sensational experiences in Pretoria that the entire gang will love. Here are some of the top family friendly experiences in the area.


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Frequently asked questions

What to do in Pretoria on a sunny day?
If you want some fun under the sun, you’ll be interested in these outdoor adventures:

What to do in Pretoria on a rainy day?
With great indoor activities like an Apartheid Museum Half-Day Tour to keep you busy, there’s no need to let a few showers stop you from having a wonderful time.
What should I not miss in Pretoria?
Consider making a beeline for Voortrekker Monument and Kruger Museum, two top sights that draw visitors from all around.
Are there cheap things to do in Pretoria?
There are tons of fantastic experiences here that are perfect if you’re traveling on a tight budget:

What can you do in Pretoria for free?
Your trip to Pretoria won’t cost a fortune with free things like these to enjoy:

  • University of Pretoria
  • Menlyn Park Shopping Centre
  • Indonesian Embassy

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