Blog - Archaeology & pre-history
The announcement of Homo naledi's surprisingly young age and revelations of significant discoveries from within the Rising Star cave system places this population of small-brained, primitive hominins at a place
Located about 50km north of Johannesburg, Pretoria is South Africa’s seat of government, abounding in striking architecture. Start at the Union Buildings and take a walk in its gardens t
Johannesburg’s Origins Centre is a world-class museum that chronicles humanity in Southern Africa for the past 80 000 years. You can learn it all here – from the emergence of human bei
Exploring Gauteng’s Sterkfontein Caves in the Cradle of Humankind is at once a unique, challenging and rewarding experience. Yes, you will spend some of the time crawling around in t
On Heritage Day, Gauteng Premier David Makhura discussed what makes South Africans different, and what could bring us together, at Maropeng in the Cradle of Humankind.
A recent weekend trip to the Cradle of Humankind revealed that you don’t have to drive hundreds of kilometres for an adventurous weekend out in the country.