Soweto Tourist Attractions

Soweto (an abbreviation for Southwestern Townships) lies 20km/12.5mi southwest of Johannesburg. Here, within an area of around 100sq km/40sq mi, live between 2 and 3 million people, making Soweto by far the largest of the towns round Johannesburg designed to house the black population.

Mandela Museum

Situated in Nelson Mandela's four-room Soweto house where Mandela lived after his release from prison, the museum's theme centers on South Africa's struggle to democracy. The house is now a national monument.
Address: Dube, South Africa

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