The Taalmuseum is a well-known destination located in the heart of Paarl. Here you will be able to discover everything about the history of the Afrikaans language. The museum is set in the beautiful historic house of Gideon Malherbe, one of the founders of the Fellowship for True Afrikaners (GRA) in 1875. The museum’s exhibitions informs visitors about the history and diversity of Afrikaans – see the GRA’s printing press on which the first Afrikaans newspaper in the world was printed on, and test your knowledge of idioms!
The Taalmonument is an iconic building found on Paarl mountain after you have wandered around, you will be able to enjoy a wonderful lunch at the restaurant. You will have fantastic views of the surrounding areas and the kids can have fun in the play park area.
The museum and monument often host exceptional events:
Keep an eye out for more events this year 2019