You enter the Maropeng Vis­i­tor Cen­tre via a pre­his­toric mound (the Tumu­lus build­ing) and after a boat ride that takes you through a jour­ney of cre­ation of life on the plan­et and mankind’s evo­lu­tion, you exit into the 21st cen­tu­ry! What an expe­ri­ence! Here’s what to expect when vis­it­ing Maropeng, the Vis­i­tor Cen­tre to the Cra­dle of Humankind World Her­itage Site.