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Ditsong Museums of South Africa
The Museum showcases the history of the development of agriculture in South Africa from the Stone Age until 1945. It has a large collection of farming implements, tractors and animal-drawn vehicles. Visitors will find a historic farmyard (1880-1920) with indigenous domesticated farm animals like Nguni and Afrikaner cattle, Colebrook pigs, Painted Persian sheep and indigenous chickens.
Exhibitions of display on the Farm
Restaurant, Conference Centre, Under cover museum of vintage tractors and other farm equipment and a great picnic area in true community tourism style. The Conference Centre can seat up to 84 people and is available for workshops and meetings. The museums restaurant serves outstanding traditional meals, light meals and buffets on Sundays. The facilities are available to hire for various types of functions, yearend parties and weddings.
Facilities at Willem Prinsloo Agricultural Museum
By prior booking, visitors can see and experience various demonstrations, including candle-making, cow-milking, roasting of coffee beans and baking of bread. Homemade jams, cookies, soap and Ndebele beadwork can be purchased at the Museum farm stall. There are two house museums and two Ndebele homesteads from different eras. The Museum distils and sells its own mampoer and liqueurs.
Educational and Public Programmes
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