UP Campus Tours celebrate Humanities 100 with a “Walk Back in Time”
Posted on October 25, 2019
The Heritage and Cultural Tourism honours students in Department of Historical and Heritage Studies who manage University of Pretoria Campus Tours (UPCT) hosted a “Walk Back in Time” on 17 October 2019.
Department of Historical and Heritage Studies ranked highly by UNESCO for Intangible Cultural Heritage
Posted on September 10, 2019
The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO), ranked the University of Pretoria’s (UP), Department of Historical and Heritage Studies (DHHS) among the top tertiary education institutions in Southern Africa for its continued promotion of Intangible Cultural...
Celebrate Heritage Month in September
Posted on August 19, 2019
Staff and students are welcome to experience and engage the heritage collections at UP
Professor Emeritus Fransjohan Pretorius awarded Jan H Marais Prize
Posted on June 05, 2019
On 29 May Professor Emeritus Fransjohan Pretorius of the Department of Historical and Heritage Studies was awarded the Jan H Marais Prize at a special function held in Stellenbosch.
UP’s Faculty of Humanities – 100 not out!
Posted on May 31, 2019
The University of Pretoria’s Faculty of Humanities is celebrating its centenary throughout 2019 – but the Faculty paid a special tribute to its history on 27 May, in commemoration of the day that it was first established in 1919.
Successful IMD Celebrations at the UP Museums
Posted on May 22, 2019
The UP Museums in association with UP Campus Tours hosted a successful scavenger hunt on Friday 17 May 2019 to celebrate International Museum Day
American Students from University of Florida at UP Again
Posted on May 14, 2019
Just on a decade and half ago the University of Florida (UF) chose UP as a partner in their study abroad program to South Africa.
UP Museums Book Prize awarded to top three honours students
Posted on April 24, 2019
On Friday 12 April 2019 the annual awards ceremony of the Department of Historical and Heritage Studies took place in the Library Auditorium. As part of this ceremony, three graduating Honours students in the field of Heritage and Cultural Tourism were awarded the UP Museum Book Award.