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Florisbad Research Station

Postal address:
PO Box 266 Bloemfontein 9300
Street address:
S: Florisbad
Bultfontein Road

City: Bloemfontein
Province: Free State
Postal code: 9300
Country: South Africa

Phone: 051 4779609
Fax: 051 4476273

Contact: Mr J Brink PR: Ms Z Henderson - Mr L Rossow
Position: Curator


This internationally important fossil lacality, situated as a mineral spring, has produced an archaic modern human skull (dated to around 259 000 years ago) as well as valuable archaeological andf palaeontological material.


Directions: 40kms N-W of Bloemfontein on the S142

Category: Museum
Keywords: Culture; History
Ref ID: 334

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