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Address: 85 Donkin Street, Beaufort West 6970, South Africa
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+27 49 892 4248

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Thank you for taking care of this absolutely amazing gem of this beautiful little town! Well looked after. Love the organ!

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Hanno B
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Thank you for taking care of this absolutely amazing gem of this beautiful little town! Well looked after. Love the organ!

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Thank Hanno B
Johannesburg, South Africa
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2017

The size is spectacular and is a land mark in Beaufort West town .The exterior of the church is painted in striking white and grey contrasts and is very well kept neat and tidy . The interior is typical of this period of time and is spectacular in it's design .

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Thank N2619XJbrianr
Durban, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

Passing through Graaf- Rienet you should stop and see the beautiful Dutch Reform church (Moeder Kerk). The contrasting brickwork is so beautiful. Even the brackets are pretty star shaped. The Dutch Reformed church is the only church in South Africa and maybe the world to have both a kitchen and a chimney in it. I was so happy to have... More 

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Thank Rose K
Cape Town, South Africa
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016

A typical Dutch Reformed church, complete with a steeple. There is nothing remarkable about this building, and similar ones can be seen in towns all over South Africa.

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Thank Kobusvanwyk
Johannesburg, South Africa
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

Beautiful to the eye and for such a small town it's an attraction to all those passing through Beaufort West

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Thank DeniseM_Jackson
Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2016

They don't build them like this anymore!! Exquisite stone-work! Well maintained and forms the center-piece of attractions in this town

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Thank Johan G
Munich, Germany
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 March 2016

Like in most of the smaller towns in South Africa there is not much to explore in Beaufort West. The church is more than 100 years old and in good shape. It is on the main road, very close to the Christian Bernard Museum

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Thank Klaus N
McKinney, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2016

This beautiful church seemed out of place in the dusty Karoo town in the middle of no where. Great architecture and well preserved.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2015 via mobile

Fantastic example of old churches found all over old South African towns. I love the architectural detail and the care taken to beautiful the building. Modern day cost concerns and rushed programmes allow little time for detail.

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Thank Ian V
Brussels, Belgium
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 March 2015

Its a church nothing more and northing less. And provides shade from the burning sun. Impressive location.

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