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Heroes Acre, Windhoek

#23 of 57 in Things to do in Windhoek
Landmark · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
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.
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  • 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 »

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