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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Big Hole Events

December 2014 : The Big Hole - learn more

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Entrance Fees
Adult – R90
Child – R50 (4 to 12 Years)
Family of 2 Adults and 3 child – R280
Pensioner – R80
Student – R80 (must provide valid student card to qualify for discount)
Please contact us for group rates (Groups of 20 or more)

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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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