Full moon picnic at the Taalmonument

Take a closer look at the moon at a Full Moon picnic at the Afrikaans Taalmonument, Paarl, on Fri 13. Take your own picnic or buy one there.

Take a closer look at the full moon from the Taalmonument on Paarlberg, on Friday 13 January 2017.

Local as well as international visitors enjoy these picnics for the unbeaten sunset and night time views of the valley.

There will be a free guided tour of the monument at 18h30. The monument will be open until 22h00.

Visitors are welcome to take their own picnic baskets or they can order one from Volksmond Coffee Shop (telephone 021 863 2800).

Volksmond will be open until 22h00 for coffee and light refreshments.

Visitors are reminded to take a torch and warm clothes.

No dogs or fires are allowed.

Safe parking is available and access is controlled.

Entrance fees at the gate are R 25 for adults, R 10 for students and R 5 for children (free under six years). Annual permits are available at the Taalmonument at R 120 for individuals or R 220 per family, which includes access to Full-moon Picnics.

No booking is required.

Contact details

Web: http://ow.ly/BHOF3061rhB
Email: admin@taalmuseum.co.za
Tel: 0218630543
Where: Gabbema Doordrift Street, Paarl Mountain, Paarl