Opening Exhibition on Mandela's Life

An exhibition commemorating the life of Madiba in Johannesburg part of Nelson Mandela's 90th Birthday celebrations


24 September 2008 will see the opening of a major retrospective exhibition on Mandela’s life and times at the Apartheid Museum in Johannesburg.

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