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South African Airforce Museum

Ysterplaat Airforce Base | Piet Grobler Street, Cape Town Central, South Africa
+27 41 505 1295
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Jewel in Cape Town

We found SAAF MUSEUM through Tripadvisor. It is such a jewel. A rich history of our Air Force. The... read more

Reviewed 1 April 2017
Janet P
via mobile
Sneak Peek into South African history

If you want to get a sneak peek into our South African history, then a good place to visit would be... read more

Reviewed 28 June 2016
Jennifer V
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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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1 Apr 2017
“Jewel in Cape Town”
28 Jun 2016
“Sneak Peek into South African history”
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Ysterplaat Airforce Base | Piet Grobler Street, Cape Town Central, South Africa
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+27 41 505 1295
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Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

We found SAAF MUSEUM through Tripadvisor. It is such a jewel. A rich history of our Air Force. The MUSEUM itself has just bee renovated. We went to the hanger to see the different planes and helicopters they used. It was such an awesome experience....More

Thank Janet P
Reviewed 28 June 2016

If you want to get a sneak peek into our South African history, then a good place to visit would be the South African Airforce Museum. It is a humble establishment tucked away within the Ysterplaat Airforce Base. It does not have a lot of...More

2  Thank Jennifer V
Reviewed 20 February 2016

On the strength of the previous review we went to the museum early on Saturday morning so that we could do the tour of the hanger. We were told by the volunteers that as we were "foreigners" we would not be allowed to on the...More

Thank jinny49
Reviewed 28 February 2015

Lot of history and well preserved exhibits. Suitable for all ages. Saturday’s best days to visit as the only days when they go to the main hanger. Phone before hand as last tours done at 11am on saturday's.

1  Thank kevg_za
Reviewed 13 August 2014

This museum is a must for all those interested in flight and flying. It is run by passionate volunteers who have built up a very interesting collection of exhibits covering the SA Air Force from its start to modern day. Unfortunately we were unable to...More

Thank 186338Rob
Reviewed 26 July 2014 via mobile

I really enjoyed the visit !! Great excoriation sand a history tour. Deffos not to be missed if you are in the area it's worth popping by !!

Thank Schalk V
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