Talks by Dr Dean Allen: author of Empire, War and Cricket in South Africa

Posted on Mon January 9, 2017.

Delve into the history of Matjiesfontein with a series of fascinating talks

Hear about the amazing history of Matjiesfontein from the man who wrote a book about our incredible town. Dr Dean Allen, author of Empire, War and Cricket in South Africa has announced some new speaking dates for 2017 throughout South Africa and the UK.

For details of these events visit his website.


Additionally, in a bid to further immerse our guests in the rich stories that make up Matjiesfontein, we’ve teamed up with the author to create: The 'Dr Dean Allen Matjiesfontein Experience'.  All you need to do is quote the code 'DA EMPIRE' when booking your stay to receive a complimentary room upgrade, a welcome drink as well as free entrance to all the attractions and much more!