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Nelson Mandela Capture Site in Howick

A unique piece of art honouring a unique man

Nelson Mandela Capture Site in Howick has an amazing piece of art of Nelson Mandela. This was the spot in South Africa where Mandela was captured over 50 years ago. The wonderful piece of art is a tribute to this great man. 


The art work is transparent and amazingly beautiful.

A man like Nelson Mandela shouldn't be forgotten. You can see 50 steel pillars of about 6 to 9 meters (15 to 30 feet) high. The entire artwork is 35 meter (115 feet) wide. You can find it at the location where Mandela was captured over 50 years ago. The celebrated artist who made it is Marco Cianfanelli.



Location of Nelson Mandela Capture Site

This unique art work is also known as the Nelson Mandela Capture Site. It was the place where Mandela was captured over 50 years ago. Many people visit here. Nelson Mandela died on 5 December 2013 at the age of 95.


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