In addition to the Olive Branch Conference Center, there are many local tourist attractions for your entertainment. Below is a list of some of the attractions that are located near our location:
  • Bakone Malapa Northern Sotho Open-Air Museum This museum depicts the traditional and modern-day culture and lifestyle of the Bakone people. It is a mere 27 km from Makotopong.
  • Bush Craft – Curious and handmade goods made by local craftspeople can be purchased at this pleasant trading store.
  • Cheune Crocodile Farm – Croc feeds and frequent talks provide a fascinating counterpoint to the sight of these impressive beasts.
  • Concentration Camp Cemetery – An idyllic cemetery housing the graves of the victims of nearby Anglo-Boer War concentration camp.
  • Eersteling Monuments – The site of the country’s first gold crushing site and its first gold power plant are marked by monuments.
  • Farmyard – A wide assortment of fresh fruit and vegetables, confectionery and other delights.
  • Gazebo – A charming gazebo built in 1924 in the Civic Square.
  • Hugh Exton Photographic Museum – Photographer Hugh Exton took 23 000 glass negatives capturing the first 5 years of the town on celluloid.
  • Hunting – Polokwane is considered the premier hunting destination in South Africa.
  • Makapansgat Caves & Limestone Works – A look at ancient human habitation in the area.
  • Melted Guns – All guns confiscated at the end of the Magoeba War in 1893 were melted into a mass of metal. Upon the building of a golf course in 1975, this was found and is now considered a gun memorial.