Gold Reef City
Illustrates the rise and fall of South Africa’s era of segregation and oppression, and is an absolute must-see. The museum uses film,...
Includes several outlets selling arts and crafts from around Southern Africa as well as homewares, jewellery and other products by young...
South of the cultural precinct, you will find the refurbished Bus Factory , which includes several outlets selling art and crafts from...
Turffontein Race Course
There are several horse-racing tracks, but this is the best known. It’s 3km south of the city. There are race meetings most weeks.
Gold Reef Rd · interesting places nearby
Gold Reef City information
Offers a vaudevillian ride through Johannesburg’s gold rush period. Ninety per cent Disneyland clone, this theme park only offers a token nod to historical authenticity, but provides ample means for filling a spare afternoon, especially if you have kids in tow.
If you want to stay over, there’s the rock-solid Protea Hotel Gold Reef City and a casino , whose attached Gold Reef City Casino Hotel also has rooms.