Maropeng Visitor Centre

Maropeng Visitor Centre

Maropeng Visitor Centre (Image: Cradle of Humankind )

Visitors on a palaeoanthropic tour

Visitors on a palaeoanthropic tour (Image: Cradle of Humankind )

Maropeng is the official visitor centre for the Cradle of Humankind World Heritage Site. You can buy a combination ticket, allowing you to experience Maropeng and the Sterkfontein Caves.

Opening times

Maropeng: 9am-5pm (closed on Mondays, except public holidays)

Sterkfontein Caves: 9am-5pm (closed on Mondays, except public holidays)

Admission fees

Maropeng Visitor Centre

Adults R120
Children (4-14) R65
Children under 4, free
Pensioners R65
Students R75

Sterkfontein Caves

Adults R165
Children (4-14) R97
Children under 4, free
Pensioners R85
Students R100

Combination ticket

Adults R190
Children (4-14) R125

Maropeng Boutique Hotel

Maropeng Boutique Hotel has 24 rooms and can accommodate up to 48 people. The hotel is equally suitable for conferences as it is for romantic getaways.

Visit the Maropeng website for more information. View the interactive map below for directions.