Situated south of Windhoek, Heroes Acre is a war memorial dedicated to the national heroes of Namibia. Take the stairs to get close to the monument and enjoy panoramic views over the city as you pay your respects to those who died fighting for their country. Sense the history embedded in the tombstones of the fallen comrades during battles over the years, then reflect on the memorial with a drink at the nearby coffee shop. Add Heroes Acre and other attractions to your Windhoek trip itinerary using our Windhoek trip app.
Heroes Acre reviews
Heroes acre is an official war memorial located in the Auas mountains about 12 km from Windhoek centre. The inauguration took place on 26-08-2002. Impressive monument, worth a visit more »
Just a short drive from Windhoek this is worth visiting if you have nothing else to do since it really is not that educational if you are not born and bread in Namibia, it is interesting though and... more »
Plan your trip to Windhoek
Get a personalized tripA complete day by day itinerary
based on your preferences
Customize itRefine your trip. We'll find the
best routes and schedules
Book itChoose from the best hotels
and activities. Up to 50% off
Manage itEverything in one place.
Everyone on the same page.
Popular things to do in Windhoek
Museums in Windhoek
Shopping in Windhoek
Hidden gems in Windhoek
Nearby attractions in Windhoek
Trips to Heroes Acre by other users
6 days in Windhoek BY A USER FROM UNITED ARAB EMIRATES NamibRand Nature Reserve Omeya Golf and Residential Oasis Maerua Mall 14 days in Windhoek BY A USER FROM SWEDEN Safaris Owela Museum Namibia Craft Centre 43 days in Namibia BY A USER FROM SWITZERLAND Swakopmund Namib-Naukluft Park Sesriem 25 days in Namibia BY A USER FROM NAMIBIA Windhoek Swakopmund Namib-Naukluft Park 60 days in Namibia BY A USER FROM SWEDEN Windhoek Luderitz Keetmanshoop 21 days in Africa BY A USER FROM CZECH REPUBLIC Windhoek Ngamiland East Livingstone