Owambo Campaign Memorial
Trans-Namib Transport Museum
Windhoek’s beautiful old Cape Dutch–style train station on Bahnhof St was constructed by the Germans in 1912, and was expanded in 1929...
Windhoek's beautiful old Cape Dutch-style train station dates from 1912, and was expanded in 1929 by the South African administration....
Old Supreme Court
Dating from 1908, the gabled brick Old Supreme Court was a court from 1920 to 1930, when the legal system was changing from the German...
Commanding a veritable legion of devoted followers, this humble West African eatery deserves its long-garnered popularity. Here you can...
Bahnhof St · interesting places nearby
Owambo Campaign Memorial information
At the entry to the train station parking area, you’ll see the Owambo Campaign Memorial, which was erected in 1919 to commemorate the 1917 British and South African campaign against Chief Mandume of the Kwanyama Owambo. Heavily outmatched by the colonial armies, the chief depleted all of his firepower and committed suicide rather than surrendering.