Educational excursions



BOUNCE is the first of its kind in Africa, a spring-loaded urban playground where hard surfaces are replaced with circus-grade sponge, giant air bags and spring. There are more than 100 interconnected trampolines. Bounce is where the wall becomes the


CLOVER CAN ACCOMMODATE ONLY 40 LEARNERS PER SESSION. ONLY ACCOMMODATE LEARNERS FROM GRADE 3 AND UP Morning session : 08h00 to 10h00 Afternoon session : 11h00 to 12h00 The educational and insightful visit to Clover includes an informative


Constitution Hill tells the story of South Africa’s turbulent past and its extraordinary transition to democracy. This heritage site witnessed over a century of South Africa’s history from Boer soldiers who fought with the British soldier


CROCK WORLD provide students from all ages the opportunity to enjoy a hands-on learning experience. Their aim is to assist with conservation through education. The level of the lectures is based on the learner's appropriate age group. This mo


Visit Cullinan Diamond mine to learn how diamonds are formed, mined and cut.  This Cullinan Diamond Mine is famous for the discovery of what became known as the Cullinan Diamond - the largest gem quality diamond ever found. The weight of the dia


The De Wildt Cheetah Research Centre is famous for the place where the first ever cheetahs were bred in captivity. This morning excursion includes a shot power-point presentation and lecture and a walking tour where animals are fed.  OPTIONAL EX


GRANTS DAIRY


The “Jozi’s Story of Gold” Heritage tour educates our young South Africans and brings their rich history alive. Learners descend 75 metres into one of the deepest underground mines in the world, feel the heat as they watch real gold


Snuggled against the foot of the Magaliesburg on the eastern shore of the Hartbeespoort Dam, lies this most remarkable private park. The Park contains a seal pool surrounded by a large arena where visitors are given regular snake, seal and animal han


The content of each visit is tailored to the needs and interests of the visiting group. When you book a visit we will ask you about your group so that we can tailor activities to suit you. On a visit you could, for example: Watch a slide show


In the Planetarium , situated on the Wits University Campus, ... the lights dim slowly, as the stars appear like magic above you. You are about to go on a trip of exploration, to the planets, stars and galaxies of our Universe. The Planetarium offers


The tour includes a visit to the Apartheid museum.  The Apartheid Museum opened in 2001 and is acknowledged as the pre-eminent museum in the world dealing with 20th century South Africa, at the heart of which is the apartheid story. Then a drive


A man without culture is like a Zebra without stripes! Visit Lesedi Cultural Village where it all happens. Lesedi Cultural Village was established in 1993 and is situated within the Cradle of Humankind from which Lesedi is the Cradle of the living Af


Come on a journey of inspiration. Through the voices of stalwarts like Nelson Mandela, Govan Mbeki, Ahmed Kathrada, Denis Goldberg and Walter Sisulu, you will learn how the emancipation of South Africa was debated and planned.  Liliesleaf became


A 30 minute tour in a replica of a real mine!!   Mapatiza offers on site a short underground mine tour of a replica combination of their company owned mines in Africa. This is a unique experience that takes learners through the life of a


PLEASE NOTE: ONLY 120 LEARNERS PER DAY PER SCHOOL “Maropeng” is a Setswana word meaning “returning to the place of origin”.  The Cradle of Humankind contribute to our understanding of the history of humanity. There are


Mystic Monkeys and Feathers Wildlife Park is an ideal venue for all school levels from grade 1 to 12. It has a large number of beautiful exotic birds and predators such as white lions, Bengal tigers and cheetah.  Also home of the first two Angol


The museum houses some of the rarest military equipment in the world, including the world-famous Me262 jet aircraft of the Second World War. Aircraft, armour, artillery, medical, naval and engineering equipment, small arms, medals, badges and uniform


The National Museum of Natural History formerly known as the Transvaal Museum was founded as the Staatsmuseum of the ZAR on the 1st of December 1892.  And it has, since then acted as custodian and documentation centre of South Africa’s nat


The O R Tambo Airport tour is ideal for leaners who are interrested in Tourism.  The O R Tambo Airport Tour consists of  a guided tour by a registered tourist guide to give them insight into the Tourism Industry at the airport. The tourist


President Kruger House, in Church Street, is a National Monument, and has been completely restored. The house now contains many personal possessions of Paul Kruger, the Boer leader and President of South African Republic, who lived here until 1900. T


The Pioneer Museum is located in Silverton, Pretoria.  Learners  can experience a way of life that has irrevocably passed. The stories of the Pioneer Museum and 1848 house, and of the people who lived on the farm, Hartebeestpoort, are enact


A visit to the famous Wonder Caves, a World heritage site, with formations enough to take your breath away and then onto the Rhino and Lion park Nature Reserve. The Reserve has more than 30 different species of animals, including a variety of cat spe


The SABC Tour includes a presentation lecture that includes the history and business of the SABC. You will do a tour of an available radio studio and television production studio at the SABC.  The tour does not include viewing of live recording


Sammy Marks Museum is a heritage site which treasures the legacy of Samuel Marks. The entrepreneur, Samuel Marks played a leading role in the mining , industrial and agricultural development between 1880 and 1920 in the former Transvaal.  The ho


Sci-bono is situated in Newtown, Johannesburg and is the largest science exhibition centre on the continent. Sci-bono is an initiative of the  Gauteng Department of Education. The centre addresses the province’s maths, science and technolo


Sci-Enza is the oldest interactive science centre in South Africa and situated in the grounds of the University of Pretoria.  After  a “Science show”  the learners will be devided into smaller groups for hands-on science wi


Visit to the SAA Museum includes a 2 hour guided tour and lecture on the history of South African Airplanes. The 747, specially build for South Africa can be viewed.  The learners will also see the inside of the Libombo airplane which was used t


The Farm Yard is situated in Olifantsfontein and its educational programme gives the learners a real farm experience.  The programme consists of an Arena Show which includes milking of a cow, lecture on cattle, sheep, goats and pigs, and a visit


This family farm is situated at the feet of the majestic Magaliesberg Mountains and produce cheese according to traditional Dutch recipes. This educational though informal morning tour explains how cheese is made from collection of milk to the final


The Voortrekker Monument,  designed by Gerard Moerdyk,  comprises huge figures of the Great Trek leaders on the four corners. The Monument is surrounded by a laager of life-size ox-wagons. The freeze on the inside of the Voortrekker Monumen


CAMP DISCOVERY  is a 270 hectare Game Reserve situated only 60 km north of Pretoria in the Dinokeng and specialise in different programs.  All program content is based on experiential learning principles, which means learning takes place


NB: ABI PLANT TOURS WILL BE CONDUCTED ONLY ON A THURSDAY AND FRIDAY!! - LEARNERS MUST BE FROM GRADE 3 AND ABOVE!! The ABI-plant is situated in Olifantsfontein, outside of Pretoria and Johannesburg, Gauteng. On the ABI-PLANT tour learners will rece