Maropeng, Cradle of Humankind

Photo: Flowcomm, Visitors’ Center (Some rights reserved) The Maropeng Visitors Centre – maropeng.co.za – opened in 2005. The site comprises the Sterkfontein Caves, where about 35% of the world’s hominid fossils have been found. Maropeng means “the place where we come from” in Setswana (Tswana)/south-africa/, the main Indigenous language in this area of South Africa. …