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Places
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Wembley Stadium 3
West Indies 3
Westdene 1
Western Cape (49)
  • was part of the Cape Province prior to 1994
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Paarl (1) 5
Victor Verster Prison

Use for: Drakenstein Correctional Centre

  • Victor Verster Prison was renamed in 2000 to Drakenstein Correction Centre
  • Low-security prison located between Paarl and Franschhoek in the Western Cape. Mandela was transferred there in 1988 from Pollsmoor Prison, and lived in a private house inside the prison compound. There is a statue of Mandela just outside the prison gates. Now named Drakenstein Correctional Centre.
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Bishopscourt 0
St Georges Cathedral 2
Houses of Parliament 1
Bonteheuwel 1
Langa 6
Somerset West 2
Montagu 3
De Rust 1
Swartberg 2
George (1) 2
Robben Island
  • Island situated in Table Bay, 7 kilometres off the coast of Cape Town, measuring approximately 3.3 kilometres long and 1.9 kilometres wide. Has predominantly been used as a place of banishment and imprisonment, particularly for political prisoners, since Dutch settlement in the seventeenth century. Three men who later became South African presidents have been imprisoned there: Nelson Mandela (1964–1982), Kgalema Motlanthe (1977–1987) and Jacob Zuma (1963–1973). Now a World Heritage Site and museum.
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Council Chambers, Civic Centre 1
Grahamstown 11
Marconi Beam 1
Rondebosch 1
Bellville 4
Khayalitsha 1
Franschhoek 4
Cape Town (28) 473
Tokai (1) 0
Pollsmoor Prison 16
Durbanville 1
Vergelegen 2
Imizamo Yetho 1
Grand Parade 2
V&A Waterfront 2
Stellenbosch 9
Oudtshoorn 5
Vanrhynsdorp 1
Mamre 0
Fancourt 1
Robertson Town 1
Tuynhuys
  • The building housing the president’s office in Cape Town, the legislative capital and seat of parliament.
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Athlone 2
Mitchells Plain 2
Green Point Stadium 1
Gansbaai 2
Genadendal 2
Saldanha Bay 1
Westminster Abbey 1
Willowmore 1
Windhoek 14
Wits Parktown Education Campus (1) 1
Linder Auditorium 1
Wolverhampton 1
Worcester 4
World Trade Centre, Kempton Park 4
Wynberg (1) 1
Yaounde 1
York 2
Zaire 2
Kabwe 2
Lusaka 7
Zambia (3)

Use for: Republic of Zambia, Northern Rhodesia

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Livingstone 0
Zanzibar 1
Zevefontein 0
Zurich 3
Zuurbekom 1
eLuxolweni 1
Austin 1
Tehran 1
Charlotte 1
Raleigh 3
North Carolina (2) 3
Los Angeles 8
Port Harcourt 0
Uyo 1
Calabar 1
Lagos 2
Nigeria (5) 21
Abuja 5
Mells Park, Somerset
  • Mells Park is a country estate of 140 hectares (350 acres) near Mells, Somerset, England. During 1987–90, Park House was used for secret negotiations between the African National Congress and the South African government.
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Nelson Mandela Street 0
Crystal Palace Bowl 0
Greenwich 1
Washington (1) 4
Richmond Surrey 8
Illinois (1) 1
Ontario 4
Borough of Camden 0
Nyanga 2
Kivukoni 1
Khayelitsha 6
unknown 3
Myanmar 1
Lesotho (3)

Use for: Basutoland

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Katse 2
Houses of Parliament, Maseru 1
Maseru 6
Washington, D.C. 55
World Trade Centre 2
Mandela Bridge, Johannesburg 0
Imbali Unit BB 1
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