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Ladysmith Tourism Information Office
151 Murchison Street, Ladysmith, KwaZulu Natal

00L | LADYSMITH/EMNAMBITHI TOURISM INFORMATION OFFICE The foyer of the Siege Museum houses the Tourism Information Office where brochures and … Read More

Mbulwana
Mbulwana, Ladysmith, KwaZulu Natal

01L | “Umbulwana (Bulwana) is a very high hill feature to the South East of Ladysmith. General Piet Joubert established … Read More

Ladysmith ABW Cemetery
Ladysmith ABW Cemetery, Ladysmith, KwaZulu Natal

02L | “As you enter the cemetery on your right hand side you will find signs marking the way to … Read More

Kings’ Post
Kings’ Post, Ladysmith, KwaZulu Natal

03L | “Opposite the entrance to the Ladysmith Military base. King’s Post was one of the positions on the outer … Read More

All Saints Anglican Church
61 Murchison Street, Ladysmith, KwaZulu Natal

04L | “The original church was built in 1882 with cut flagstone quarried from the town lands. Referred to as … Read More

Platrand
Platrand, Ladysmith, KwaZulu-Natal

705 | “The Platrand is a long hill on the south side of the town. It was a critical section … Read More

The Old Toll House
The Old Toll House, Ladysmith, KwaZulu Natal

05L | “Built during the late 1800s, it shows the stone construction method used by the first settlers in Ladysmith. … Read More

Dutch Reform Church
103 Murchison Street, Ladysmith, KwaZulu Natal

06L | Founded in 1854. The second oldest congregation in KwaZulu-Natal.

Ladysmith Siege Museum
151 Murchison Street, Ladysmith, KwaZulu-Natal

The Ladysmith Siege Museum is acclaimed as one of the best Anglo Boer War museums in South Africa, its displays … Read More

Intombi ABW Cemetery
Intombi ABW Cemetery, Ladysmith, KwaZulu Natal

09L | “Intombi Cemetery was the last resting place of around 700 British Soldiers. Sewn in blankets these men were … Read More

Rifleman’s Post
Rifleman’s Post, Ladysmith, KwaZulu Natal

11L | “The 2nd Battalion Kings Royal Rifles began building Rifleman’s Post on 1st November 1899. Sited on the western … Read More

Soofi Mosque
Soofi Mosque, Ladysmith, KwaZulu Natal

12L | “The first Muslim traders came to Ladysmith in 1885. Showing honesty and courtesy as businessmen they were firm … Read More

Spion Kop Battlefield
Spioenkop/Spion Kop Battlefield, Bergville Area, KwaZulu-Natal

713 | 24 January 1900 Certainly the most futile and bloodiest of five battles fought in an effort to relieve … Read More

Blockhouse Museum
Blockhouse Museum, Ladysmith, KwaZulu Natal

14L | “Based on a blockhouse at Bergville, the only one remaining in KwaZulu-Natal. The McMaster’s replica contains a remarkable … Read More

Ladysmith Town Hall
151 Murchison Street, Ladysmith, KwaZulu Natal

16L | “In 1891 the Ladysmith Town Council requested proposals for a new town hall. The selected design by Robert … Read More

Convent Hill
1 Convent Road, Ladysmith, KwaZulu Natal

17L | LOOKOUT POINT FROM CONVENT HILL Convent Hill now La Verna Hospital. This position in the hospital car park … Read More