Golden Gate Highlands National Park Dinosaur Interpretation Centre
The Golden Gate Highlands National Park (GGHNP) is a national park which is situated in the Eastern portion of the Free State Province and is a gateway to the proclaimed World Heritage Site of the Maloti Drakensberg Transfrontier Conservation Area.
SANParks will develop a Dinosaur Interpretation Centre (IC) within the GGHNP, on the Remaining Extent and Portion 1 of the Farm Glen Reenen No. 1361, Bethlehem, Free State Province.
The proposed IC is considered to become an educationally and scientifically orientated visitor attraction within the GGHNP that will be developed to world class standards and reflect a captivating set of sagas centred around the palaeontology and earth science significance of the GGHNP and surrounding environment. The theme of the project design concept will blend with the landscape of the surrounding environment and the uniqueness of the GGHNP Area.
The proposed IC will entail the following features:
- Display area/s
- Multipurpose hall/facility for audio-visual and other presentations
- Food and beverage facility
- Palaeontological study area
- Look out point & walkways to discovery site
- Play area, etc.