The Province has a total of 14 national parks and provincial reserves within its borders, all home to an abundance of wild animals, including the African wild dog and the Big Five. The largest, Pilanesberg Game Reserve, is in the crater of an extinct volcano, and at the top of the North West Province bordering on Mozambique is the prestigious Madikwe Game Reserve.
For history buffs – the museum in Mafikeng has exhibits relating to the Siege of Mafeking, the Barolong people and the Bushmen. The towns of Lichtenburg, Klerksdorp and Potchefstroom are also worth a visit if history is of interest.
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