Restaurants at Maropeng

Visitors to Maropeng are guaranteed to find somewhere to eat that caters to every taste.

Natural materials and bright colours enhance the warmth of the Tumulus Restaurant

The dining area is spacious but inviting

Our staff provide warm and friendly services

Our experienced chefs understand what guests enjoy

Enjoy the ambience and friendly service

Our chefs have something to tempt every palate

Our friendly waiters are at your service at all times

Bookings are essential, especially for Sunday lunch

The Sunday carvery lunch.

The Sunday carvery lunch.

The Tumulus Restaurant is situated at the top of the Maropeng Visitor Centre


Visitors to Maropeng are guaranteed to find somewhere to eat that caters to every taste.

There is an excellent restaurant at the Maropeng Hotel and two more within the Maropeng precinct – the Market Place restaurant, which serves light meals and snacks, and the more formal Tumulus restaurant, which offers a range of culinary options with spectacular views over the Cradle of Humankind.

There is also a restaurant at the Sterkfontein Caves that offers a wide variety of snacks and meals.

Visitor Information

Opening times

Maropeng 09h00 - 17h00 

Sterkfontein Caves 09h00 - 17h00

Please note that from 1 April 2016, the Maropeng visitor centre and tour, together with the Sterkfontein Caves tour and facilities, will be closed on Mondays (except for Public Holidays and school holidays when we will remain open for your edutainment).

Rates and specials


Adults: R120 | Children (4-14): R65
Children under 4: free
Pensioners: R65
Students: R75
School groups: R65 per pupil

Sterkfontein Caves

Adults: R165 | Children (4-14): R97
Children under 4: free
Pensioners: R85
Students: R100
School groups: R90 per pupil

Combination ticket

Adults: R190 | Children (4-14): R125
School groups: R120 per pupil

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Please note: No pets are allowed at Maropeng and Sterkfontein. Service dogs and guide dogs are the exception

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