Polokwane attractions

Wildlife Reserve in Polokwane

Polokwane Game Reserve

Go on safari at this 32.5-sq-km reserve less than 5km south of Polokwane. It’s one of the country’s largest municipal nature reserves, with 21 wildlife species, including zebras, giraffes and white rhinos, plus a go…
Museum in Polokwane

Polokwane Art Museum

This museum is worth ducking into for its modern take on colonialism, many depictions of Nelson Mandela and interesting displays on women and art in South Africa. It features artists from Limpopo and across the coun…
Museum in Polokwane

Bakone Malapa Open-Air Museum

Located 9km south of Polokwane on Rte 37 to Chuniespoort, this museum evokes the customs of the Northern Sotho people who lived here 300 years ago. The tour of the recreated village views pot manufacture and tool de…
Museum in Polokwane

Hugh Exton Photographic Museum

Set in a restored 19th-century church, this museum covers Polokwane’s first half-century and the second Anglo-Boer War through the work of the prolific photographer Hugh Exton (1864–1955), who left behind 23,000 gla…