The Big Hole

150 years ago, the site of the Big Hole was a featureless, flat-topped hill. When word spread that diamonds had been discovered, thousands of prospectors, armed with nothing more than picks, shovels and hope, descended on Kimberley and created the largest hand-dug excavation in the world.

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April 2014 : The Big Hole - learn more

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Entrance Fees
Adults – R85
Child (2 to 12 years) R55
Family (2 Adults & 3 Children between the ages 2-12 years) R280
Pensioners – R65
Students – R55 (must provide valid student card to qualify for discount)

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The Big Hole
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The Big Hole, Kimberley

Welcome to a diamonds seekers destiny. Come and experience a day in a miner’s life, explore a “Hole” new experience.

The Big Hole Kimberley.You’ll Dig It!

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