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Train stations near Groote Schuur Hospital in Cape Town

Station Name Distance
Observatory 13 min walk
Salt River 26 min walk

Questions & Answers

  • What are the nearest stations to Groote Schuur Hospital?

    The nearest stations to Groote Schuur Hospital are:

    • Observatory is 927 meters away, 13 min walk.
    • Salt River is 1981 meters away, 26 min walk.
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  • Which Bus lines stop near Groote Schuur Hospital?

    These Bus lines stop near Groote Schuur Hospital: 102, 261.

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  • Which Train lines stop near Groote Schuur Hospital?

    These Train lines stop near Groote Schuur Hospital: SOUTHERN LINE.

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  • How far is the train station from Groote Schuur Hospital in Cape Town?

    The nearest train station to Groote Schuur Hospital in Cape Town is a 13 min walk away.

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  • What’s the nearest train station to Groote Schuur Hospital in Cape Town?

    The Observatory station is the nearest one to Groote Schuur Hospital in Cape Town.

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  • What time is the first Train to Groote Schuur Hospital in Cape Town?

    The CENTRAL LINE is the first Train that goes to Groote Schuur Hospital in Cape Town. It stops nearby at 05:06.

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  • What time is the last Train to Groote Schuur Hospital in Cape Town?

    The NORTHERN LINE STRAND is the last Train that goes to Groote Schuur Hospital in Cape Town. It stops nearby at 05:43.

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Groote Schuur Hospital
Groote Schuur Hospital Groote Schuur Hospital is a large, government-funded, teaching hospital situated on the slopes of Devil's Peak in the city of Cape Town, South Africa. It was founded in 1938 and is famous for being the institution where the first human-to-human heart transplant took place, conducted by University of Cape Town-educated surgeon Christiaan Barnard on the patient Louis Washkansky. Groote Schuur is the chief academic hospital of the University of Cape Town's medical school, providing tertiary care and instruction in all the major branches of medicine. The hospital underwent major extension in 1984 when two new wings were added. As such, the old main building now mainly houses several academic clinical departments as well as a museum about the first human heart transplant. The hospital is known for its trauma unit, anaesthesiology and internal medicine departments. Groote Schuur attracts many visiting medical students, residents and specialists each year who come to gain experience in various fields. As December 2006, the hospital employed over 500 doctors, 1300 nurses and 250 allied health professionals.Groote Schuur is Dutch for 'Great Barn' and is named after the original Groote Schuur estate laid out by Dutch settlers when the city of Cape Town was founded in the 17th century. The hospital was declared a Western Cape Provincial Heritage Site in 1996.The N2, merged with the M3, bends around the hospital and Table Mountain National Park on a massive uphill 10-lane highway. This intersection has been named Hospital Bend due to its proximity to the hospital.
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