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    Apartheid Museum , Johannesburg
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    To better understand the rich and turbulent history of South Africa, pay a visit to Apartheid Museum. Founded in 2001, the museum explores th
    Tours from $17
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    4.5
    Founded in 1947 to record South Africa's involvement in World War II, South African National Museum of Military History quickly expanded to c
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    4.4
    Pay your respects to the Soweto schoolchildren killed in the 1976 uprising at Hector Pieterson Museum, dedicated to a young boy slain during
    Tours from $34
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    4.3
    Discover some of Africa's indigenous tribes at Lesedi Cultural Village, comprised of 5 traditional homesteads occupied by the Zulu, Xhosa, Pe
    Tours from $62
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    A stopover on almost every trip to South Africa, Johannesburg offers visitors endless choices for staying overnight. Numerous guesthouses can be found all over town, ranging from budget friendly to upscale in pricing. Other lodging options include a variety of backpacker lodges and bed and breakfasts, as well as plenty of luxurious boutique hotels.
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