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Outeniqua Transport Museum

2 Mission Road | George, George 6530, South Africa
+27 44 801 8289
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Lovely place to enjoy a snack and to relax in the museum. For a bit of nostalgia this is the place... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2017
sean_snyman
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George, South Africa
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A must visit when in George.

A really well kept museum. In this day were everything seems to get neglected this is a well... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2017
FoodloverJPR
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Lydenburg, South Africa
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2 Mission Road | George, George 6530, South Africa
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Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Lovely place to enjoy a snack and to relax in the museum. For a bit of nostalgia this is the place to enjoy.

Thank sean_snyman
Reviewed 10 July 2017

A really well kept museum. In this day were everything seems to get neglected this is a well maintained treasure. The staff were friendly and we took a trip down memory lane. The train and allied exhibitions were well presented. Everything is kept clean and...More

Thank FoodloverJPR
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

We arrived at the museum 10 mins before the railway tour and boy were we in luck. We were taken on a railway joy ride through the Montagu pass and up over the mountains with magnificent views throughout. Tour guides are very helpful and informative...More

1  Thank Mpho m
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

If you have a love for trains and had an experience as a child travelling by train, then this is for you. There is ample parking and a very relaxed atmosphere. Enjoy something to eat I and drink inside an old train dining room. A...More

2  Thank Roelof_4x4Medic
Reviewed 4 June 2017

So enjoyed browsing around this very well maintained and interesting museum. Also book a trip in the Power Van up the Outeniqua Pass. Well worth a trip, which leaves from the museum.

1  Thank Margaret S
Reviewed 29 May 2017

After having taken a cup of rooibos tea in an elegant train diner room, I wandered amused between historical steam locomotives. Suddenly I was surrounded by dozens of old cars. They all seemed to be whole and well maintained. Among all of them I seemed...More

1  Thank saul l
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Relaxing lots to see had a great time went up the mountain with the power trains and made a picnic. Beautiful scenery

Thank MCvZyl
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

Absolutely amazing to see the machines of the past. Happy to seem them being preserved. Brilliant place to visit.

1  Thank Moegamad S
Reviewed 24 May 2017

What a great place to visit. So much to see and do, kids love it. Food is good. You can not just see the Trains from teh outside you can get in and view the inside. Brings back lots of memories frm my childhood.

1  Thank Marié-Louise C
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

We went there at about 4:00 pm Drive all the way to catch the train that take you in a trip for about 2hrs ( as recommended by two local couple) However, they were close To ride the train that takes you to the mountain...More

Thank Alia A
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