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Afrikaanse Taalmonument Op Paarlberg

Venue:Paarl Mountain
Cost:Entry fee: adults R12, students R5, learners R2
Contact:+27 (0)21 872 3441

The Taal monument, on Paarl rock, is one of the most famous Afrikaans monuments erected in South Africa and dedicated to the Afrikaans language. It was designed by the architect Jan van Wijk and inaugurated in 1975. The monument is shaped in several tall obelisks style columns erected on the granite of Paarl Rock. The monument, atop Paarl rock, is visible from a great distance as one approaches Paarl.