An, as yet, unexplained phenomenon occurs in one of the windows in this stately church each day as the sun is setting. The image resembling the crucifixion of Christ appears in only one of the windows, although it is of the same hue, consistency and construction as all the others. To date, no chemical or physical explanation has been found, and the occurrence is widely accepted as a form of stigmata. The window is of hammered, amber glass and grants an amazingly clear picture of the scenes at Golgotha. For visits, phone and arrange details.
Siempre jactándose de que hace más millonarios que cualquier otro, este casino está bien patrocinado por los lugareños y los turistas. Lleno de máquinas tragamonedas, veintiuno, ruleta, póker y mesas de craps, satisface casi todos los gustos. La comida que ofrece es siempre buena, el personal está a mano para cualquier necesidad. Está abierto todos los días todo el día, el casino está convenientemente ubicado cerca de un centro comercial, un gimnasio, cines y cafeterías.
An early Twentieth Century house takes your children back in time, to watch (mostly) kids' Classic plays. You can also see every room decorated with old sets, costumes and pictures both photographic and impressionistic. The National Children's Theater is run by an award-winning executive director. About 120 patrons can occupy the theater on floor-mats or chairs, the latter if you're over a certain age. Casts are sent out, too, if a theater loving school can't afford its own journey. This is sheer entertainment, as well as educational theater. There are also interactive theater workshops if your kid hankers after being either a professional walk-on or a Star. Call ahead for hours.
Antes conocida como Plaza Sandton, este centro de vida de la ciudad fue nombrado nuevamente como la Plaza Nelson Mandela en 2004 para conmemorar el diez aniversario del nacimiento de la democracia de Sudáfrica. Se descubrió una estatua de Nelson Mandela, en el mismo momento que es un tributo a los esfuerzos del ex presidente para pacificar la nación, y al mismo tiempo es un punto de atención para los visitantes que contemplan el pasado turbulento del país. Una piazza al estilo italiano llena de tiendas, restaurantes y galerías, cerca de los mejores hoteles y del distrito financiero, no puede dejar de visitarse.
El Museo del Apartheid es lo que mejor refleja la sórdida historia de Sudáfrica en los días del apartheid. Bajo la guía de Nelson Mandela, el país capeó el temporal de la discriminación racial, este museo es una memoria de esos horribles momentos. Fotografías, películas, y objetos de despliegan en 22 salas de exposición, lo que lo convierte en viaje épico en la lucha de una nación en aras de la humanidad. Así que si llega a Johannesburgo, no pierda la oportunidad de ver estos eventos que son parte integral de la historia de Sudáfrica.
Art On Main is an art gallery that displays a number of very interesting art pieces. The creative space does more than display artwork. Artists congregate to discuss and share ideas, opinions, and thoughts, while an outdoor cinema screens film and a rooftop bar let artists, as well as customers, relax over a drink. They also have a reading room, art supplies, and bookstore and even host music concerts. Do call ahead for more details about the artists and more.
Housed at the Juta Street, Stevenson Gallery is a popular art-space in Johannesburg. This art gallery is known for showcasing the artworks and paintings by several artists, local as well as international. Operating since 20008, this gallery has been a platform for upcoming artists and is known for housing artworks by famed artists like Glenn Ligon, Rineke Dijkstra and many others. The gallery is famous for being a venue for several art-fairs ever since its establishment and is truly an art and cultural hub of the town. This gallery invites all the art enthusiasts for visitation.
Obert Contemporary is an exemplary art gallery that showcases some of the most talented artists of South Africa. The gallery gives you a different insight into the creative and artistic side of Johannesburg. Paintings, video installations, sculptures and other varied mediums of art are displayed in this spacious gallery. Visit the website for further details.
Housed in a 15-story building, the Neighbourgoods Market's structure impresses you with the mural artwork by Eduard Villa. Open every Saturday through the morning and afternoon, the Neighbourgoods Market is a nice place to spend a warm morning, whether you want to enjoy browsing through local artisan products, sample the various delicacies cooked up by local chefs or get fresh food fresh from the farmers' produce. Besides the fresh produce, the market comes alive during the various festivities like the We Love Real Craft Beer Festival, the Barrel and Vine Festival Festival and so on that happen throughout the year.
Testament to the remarkable dinosaur digs of South Africa's Karoo region, Bernard Price Institute of Palaeontology is a treasure trove of prehistoric artifacts. A world-renowned collection of fossils is on show and some specimens are available for handling in order to get a literal feel for things as they were. Tours can be arranged and wheelchairs can be accommodated by phoning beforehand. Moving replicas of various dinosaurs are also on offer, complete with color and sounds. There is no entrance fee.
Overlooking the magnificent city skyline, Randlords is a gorgeous space available for hosting special events. Sitting atop the South Point Towers, the space is designed in the theme of a stylish lounge, with mood lighting and sleek decor choices. The outdoor deck affords some of the best views of the city. From product launches to corporate events the private soirees, the space is equipped to handle a wide variety of events. Randlords is occasionally, also host to public events like New Years Eve and other major celebrations.
Wits Art Museum had humble beginnings as a collection meant as a teaching aid at the university. Generous patronage from Norman Herber allowed the enthusiastic faculty to acquire newer works. A major donation of classical African art in 1978 set things rolling, and today, the museum has one of the finest collections of African art in the country. From modern works to historical art from all over Africa, the collection is all-encompassing to say the least. The Standard Bank African Art Collection is the focal point of the museum. Other prominent exhibits include the Wits Museum of Ethnology Collection, The Sekoto Collection and The Robert Hodgins Print Archive. The modern, purpose-built museum building has state-of-the-art facilities to preserve the works. The on-site cafe offers a selection of snacks and light bites. Check website for more.