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Volkswagen AutoPavillion, South Africa

103 Algoa Road, Uitenhage, Port Elizabeth 6229, South Africa
+27 41 994 5941
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Its a small museum with just enough history, nostalgia and interactive exhibits to keep you there... read more

Reviewed 14 March 2018
chris_g_mp
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Secunda
Small car museum but had a great collection

This was a small but very interesting car museum. They had a great collection of cars with so much... read more

Reviewed 10 March 2018
Jennifer S
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United States
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“vw polo” (4 reviews)
“tour guide” (7 reviews)
“factory tour” (18 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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103 Algoa Road, Uitenhage, Port Elizabeth 6229, South Africa
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+27 41 994 5941
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Reviewed 14 March 2018

Its a small museum with just enough history, nostalgia and interactive exhibits to keep you there for approximately 2 hours. If you are a VW fan then its a must see.

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Reviewed 10 March 2018

This was a small but very interesting car museum. They had a great collection of cars with so much information. They have interactive activities you can do, which was fun. The cost is only $10 Rand per person, which is a great value. We wish...More

Thank Jennifer S
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Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

We visited here today the Factory Tours start 1st March which is tomorrow Firstly for it being a VW museum they seem to Focus on the VW Polo so of u like The VW Pplo u like here poor show on the other cars in...More

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Reviewed 16 February 2018

Compared some car museums we have visited VW AutoPavillion is rather small collection of cars, mainly Volkswagens. But display is very nice and 'split car' rather spectacular. And entrance fee is really cheap. This was also very nice on the route from Port Alfred to...More

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Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

Had a fun filled visit to the VW Autopavilion. Very interactive. Took some great pics with all the classics. Definitely a must see for VW enthusiasts.

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Reviewed 2 January 2018

Volkswagen SA has managed to put together a collection of vehicles and interactive displays which will keep the whole family intrigued.

Thank Gustav M
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Reviewed 7 December 2017

Nice little museum showing the history of the Volkswagen group in South Africa. Not only for Volkswagen enthusiasts, but for everyone who is interested in the nearer history of South Africa. Take at least two hours to explore and enjoy the exhibition

Thank wolfgang i
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Reviewed 13 September 2017

This is a must see, especialy for the school kids as VW is one of the biggest Automotive plants in Uitenhage. It is good to see the history of the plant on seeing the old cars and deffinately seeing one of the oldest cars is...More

Thank 645marleneh
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

History about VW's and seeing the beetles in mint condition was very interesting. We spent a bit longer than planned because it was really worth the visit.

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Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Check if the factory tour is operating before going (if that is what you want to do). They were doing some building work when we visited so there was no tour, but we were not disappointed with the Pavillion. There are some excellent displays of...More

1  Thank MikeMouse2910
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ALL THIS INFO is on the home page of their website! Just Google Volkswagen Auto Pavilion. Open weekdays 8h30 -16h00, and every first Saturday of the month from 10h00 - 13h00. Closed all other weekends & public... More
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