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Jan Cilliers Park

  • 4.4

  • from 1956 Google reviews

About the garden

Jan Cilliers Park is located in Groenkloof, Pretoria, South Africa. Also known as Protea Park, the 4.5-hectare (11-acre) park on the northern slopes of Klapperkop is dedicated to native plants and offers scenic views of the city and the Union Buildings.

Opening times

Open 24 hours every day.

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Cafe or restaurant

No cafe or restaurant on site



City of Tshwane Metropolitan Municipality, 0027

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Jan Cilliers Park
City of Tshwane Metropolitan Municipality
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Google reviews

  • 4.4

  • from 1956 Google reviews

Melissa Jonker

3 weeks ago


A mini botanical garden. Well maintained and enough place to sit and relax. A happy place for both pets and their owners. Wheelchair friendly but limited. There are small trails and park can be rented out for functions. Secure parking and enough shaded areas for a picnic. Highly recommend this park.

Shamiso Marabwa

3 months ago


Jan Celliers Park is an amazing outdoor location. It is well kept with beautiful lawns and water features. Ideal for picnics (couples/ families/ friends) and makes for a dog-friendly place. There's lots of space although it can get quite busy on weekends. It is absolutely FREE 😁

Mpumi Mpumlwana

a year ago


Beautiful park

Jenny Stuart-William

3 months ago


Beware of dogs roaming around off leash and incapable owners. Today 19 March 2022 we were attacked for the second time by the same dog (black schnauzer) walking and storming our dogs who are on leash. Owner would not or could not control his dog.He seemed to get satisfaction from the fact that his dog is causing a dogfight. The previous time, his dog attacked us, I sustained a hand injury which has up to date not healed completely. (You can identify the man by his white porch, the dog and the fact that he is over 50, overweight and refused to take control.)

Dennis Cruz

a year ago


Nice park..

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