Mafikeng is a cultural jewel. It has much to offer the visitor both in terms of fascinating history and hospitality.
Bethelís Rocks, Cecil John Rhodes Monument and Commissioner Place, Kgotla of the Barolong Boora, Tshidi Maratiwa House, Mafikeng Museum and Siege Headquarters, Mafikeng Town Beacon and Maphatswa Cemetery, Maratiwa House, Mmabana Cultural Centre
The Monument to Boer ambush of British (Koedoesrant) and the Monument of Democracy and Peace, the South African War Monument, Spencer Minchinís House, the Mafikeng Cemetery and Prison, The Mail and The Moshoeshoe graves, the Mother and Child monument, the Old Fingo Village and Tontonyane, Warrenís Fort and Well and the World Centre for Science and Environment of the Scout Movement
Botsolano Game Reserve
Situated on the Botswana border and on the edge of the Kalahari, some 36km from Mafikeng, it has gained a reputation as a fertile breeding ground for the white rhino
Cooke's Lake and Ponds
For the less adventurous, this is a popular bird life sanctuary located on the outskirts of town.
The Lotlamoreng Game Reserve
The complex offers a demarcated waterfowl sanctuary, a designated recreational area and a cultural village site.
Makikeng Game Reserve
A 4600 ha paradise which nestles alongside the upmarket suburb of Riviera Park. Boasting a number of diverse habitats, this reserve has excellent varieties of plains game and bird viewing opportunities
A popular angling spot which hosts an annual angling competition.