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History in Pictures

Significant or interesting images from history. Each image will guide you to related content.



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Art and Culture

Topics, timelines and articles that cover the history of South African art, music, theatre, sports, heritage and media


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Biographies

Lives and stories of notable South Africans and people closely related to our history


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Africa

Explore the histories of other African countries organised by region.


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Classroom

Topics and articles for school learners and teachers. These sections are based on the current curriculum



Places

Search for the history of your city, town, suburb or village. You can also search for places of interest, monuments and centres or browse an alphabetical list


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Timelines

Timelines show an overview of events and how they fit into the bigger picture. We have general timelines and timelines on specific topics


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