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The Franschhoek Motor Museum

R45 | L'Ormarins, Franschhoek 7680, South Africa
+27 21 874 9002
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BY APPOINTMENT ONLY. LIMITED TIME SLOTS. The Franschhoek Motor Museum offers visitors a special opportunity to look back at more than 100 years of motoring history with its unique and exciting collection of vehicles, motorcycles, bicycles and memorabilia in the magnificent setting of L'Ormarins. Across the length and breadth of Southern Africa, only one place can adequately portray the evolution of the automobile, The Franschhoek Motor Museum.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
R45 | L'Ormarins, Franschhoek 7680, South Africa
+27 21 874 9002
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Reviewed yesterday

The visit to the museum was part of a Estate package tour that I treated my husband to for Valentine's day. It is absolutely amazing to see these old cars being so beautifully restored. I am not a car-enthusiast, but I was blown away by...More

Thank KellyWesterman
Reviewed 2 days ago

The first time I visited the Franschhoek Motor Museum, I was delighted. One of the attendants realised how excited we were and made us feel right home, temporarily moving the barrier in front of a couple of cars and opening the doors on another to...More

Thank robdotinfo
Reviewed 1 week ago

Unfortunately there was a mix up so the "train" forgot to collect us at the booked time, this led to everything else we had planned being delayed by an hour. Two of the garages were closed so we were only able to visit the other...More

1  Thank docbaker
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a collection, from the very old to the very new, everything on show was of the highest quality, and if you are a petrol head like me, there is no where better to visit in South Africa. Highly recommended, and it helps that a...More

Thank Ashley H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A wonderful museum for classic car lovers like my husband ! Beautiful grounds , very well kept gardens and buildings. There are many cars but they are rotated every few months , so one only sees about a quarter of the collection. A must for...More

Thank bebamegali
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are a family whom all love motors so this was a must see for us! The booking process was very easy and a pleasant experience. .The collecting is amazing and I would even recommend it for the not so motoring fan. I would just...More

Thank sdickason
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent a very pleasant & interesting couple of hours, maybe more, seeing all the wonderful old motors of yesteryear.

Thank MiloDexter
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hardly any people at such an incredible museum makes this experience one of the best that a car lover could have anywhere. This world class museum is in a league of its own. A magnificent setting and surrounded by some of the best restaurants in...More

Thank RubinVanNiekerk
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Simply amazing. A great location, with multiple barns full of amazing cars both classic and modern with a vast array of immaculately kept memorabilia chucked in for good measure . I was like a kid with chocolate, as a massive car fan this place made...More

1  Thank s33nyboy12
Reviewed 19 June 2017

The wide selection together with the write-ups displayed with each model made it an extremely interesting outing. The cars are in mint condition and are mostly very scarce. It was a real education.

Thank MES196
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16 August 2016|
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Response from Steven d | Reviewed this property |
I stand to be corrected but it was open from 8am till 5pm. I am not sure about Saturdays but my last visit was on a Saturday afternoon at 3pm.