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Smuts House Museum

Nelmapius Road, Pretoria 0046, South Africa
+27 12 667 1176
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Photography at Smutts House

Took stunning photos in a beautiful setting. Very friendly and helpful staff. Grounds are well kept.

Reviewed 1 week ago
Catherine l
via mobile
Preserved to Perfection

We visit there often as the gardens are so beautiful. The house is a must to tour and it really has... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Pretoria, South Africa
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“jan smuts” (15 reviews)
“tea garden” (8 reviews)
“great man” (4 reviews)
Nelmapius Road, Pretoria 0046, South Africa
+27 12 667 1176
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took stunning photos in a beautiful setting. Very friendly and helpful staff. Grounds are well kept.

Thank Catherine l
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visit there often as the gardens are so beautiful. The house is a must to tour and it really has been preserved so authentically and remains intact so beautifully. My uncle name is on the theater performers programme on the wall in the billiard...More

Thank JuliaRibeiro
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Was very glad I had a chance to visit Smuts Home and learn more about the man and African history. The home is interesting and the man is both interesting and impressive. Would recommend visiting.

Thank Chipperhigh2
Reviewed 27 July 2017

By visiting Jan Smut's House you understand so much more about the man behind the name. It was really worth the visit for me...the lovely house with all the old historical photos, the furniture, his bedroom and the other bedrooms and the amazing library full...More

Thank surya77
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Jan Smuts was an amazing and brilliant man. The only thing I know about him was his name was on the airport! Now have discovered what a bright and interesting person he was. If history is your thing, well worth a visit. There is also...More

Thank CJSky0714
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I visited Smuts House on a previous occasion after making sure they are open and was duly pleased with their place. The history of the place the people who lived there and all things I saw was great to say the least. I also order...More

Thank KobusV156
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Excellent way to gain some insight to the man that was an integral part of the history of our great country.

Thank Évañ S
Reviewed 14 February 2017

The food and company was excellent but the venue needs some TLC. The landmark to the venue is overgrown by plants and the street not maintained. Also overgrown by grass and trees. So much that 2 cars can't pass each other.

Thank 347janaa
Reviewed 2 February 2017

This places is out of town and gives a very tranquil "farm" ambiance. The service is casual but the coffee and snack is "yummy". The walkabout in Smuts Museum is also a bonus and the entrance fee is reasonable.

Thank Adddie7
Reviewed 28 January 2017

Visiting Jan Smut's home gives one an excellent insight into one of South Africa's greatest statesmen. The property is well maintained, with original furniture in the home including an extensive library of diverse subjects and intrests. Beautiful day out in Irene.

Thank drkarla
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2 May 2016|
Response from Matthew A | Reviewed this property |
The viewing times I'm not sure but there is a nice Coffee Shop on site.