History in Pictures

Significant or interesting images from history. Each image will guide you to related content.


Lives and stories of notable South Africans and people closely related to our history

Featured biographies

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Explore the histories of other African countries organised by region.

Featured from Africa


Topics and articles for school learners and teachers. These sections are based on the current curriculum


Search for the history of your city, town, suburb or village. You can also search for places of interest, monuments and centres or browse an alphabetical list

Featured Places