WATCH: Highlights of the thought-provoking second edition of ‘Thinking Aloud’

  • December 11, 2017

‘Thinking Aloud’ is a new lecture series that Maropeng has introduced to shed light on, and promote discussions about, fascinating issues of public interest. In our first edition we delved into climate change, vultures and South Africa’s military history. In the second, we took a closer look at cannabis.

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Little Foot unveiled at Wits University

  • December 06, 2017 | Thrishni Subramoney

The curtain has risen on a palaeontological discovery that’s been some 20 years in the making – the complete Little Foot skeleton was unveiled at Wits University in Johannesburg today.

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#BlackFriday specials at Maropeng

  • November 24, 2017

We’ve got two great discounts to offer you today only - 50% off combined tickets to Maropeng and the Sterkfontein Caves and a luxury night away at the Maropeng Boutique Hotel.

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Enjoy a tasty treat this Christmas at Maropeng

  • November 10, 2017

Why cook on Christmas Day? Come enjoy a sumptuous Christmas lunch, while enjoying spectacular views at the Tumulus Restaurant, where we’ve got a special, festive spread for you.

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Get in touch with your musical roots at Afropunk

  • November 09, 2017 | Christine Marot | Category: News

With the international Afropunk festival making its debut in Johannesburg as 2017 draws to a close, what better time to not only get in touch with your musical roots, but with your human heritage too!

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Cannabis – a gateway to sickness or health?

  • November 07, 2017 | Dr. Denise Bjorkman

Have a pressing questions about the value of cannabis to human health? Then don’t miss the second instalment of our ‘Thinking Aloud’ series of public talks.

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How to plan your Maropeng and Sterkfontein adventure

  • November 01, 2017 | Thrishni Subramoney

As the holiday season approaches, visitors from around the world are planning their trips to top attractions like Maropeng and the Sterkfontein Caves. Here’s how you can have the best experience possible ...

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Support for storm-hit Orient Hills

  • October 13, 2017 | Thrishni Subramoney

Monday’s massive storm devastated the community of the Orient Hills informal settlement in Krugersdorp. If you’d like to offer support to the affected families, we’ve set up a collection point at the Maropeng Visitor Centre.

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Enjoy a morning run at Maropeng

  • October 11, 2017 | Thrishni Subramoney

As the weather warms up, and the sun gets its day started a little earlier, it’s perhaps the best time of year to dust off those running shoes. If you’re looking for a unique space to get in some exercise, and some great views, look no further.

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Maropeng bags Gauteng Lilizela conferencing award

  • October 04, 2017 | Thrishni Subramoney

Maropeng’s skill at hosting world-class events received a nod in the provincial leg of the 2017 Lilizela Tourism Awards. The visitor centre bagged the award for best four-star meetings, exhibitions and special events venue.

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