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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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“vintage cars” (54 reviews)
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
R45 | L'Ormarins, Franschhoek 7680, South Africa
+27 21 874 9002
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We saw some epic cars so it did not disappoint. But getting in even with our paid driver was a debacle and took ages. Then paying for our ticket and watching the staff painfully hole punch each ticket was almost too much. My husband was...More

Thank Melbournebase
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

World class collection of note. Most beautiful setting for equally beautiful exhibits This experience is not just for fellow petrol heads. The unique history and beautiful surrounds are for all

Thank Brian S
Reviewed 4 days ago

We’re not big on cars but enjoyed this display nonetheless. Car fans would love it. The cars are immaculate and well displayed.

Thank Steve R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were lucky to get a booking immediately, We weren't aware of the appointment system they had in place. It was great to see the collection of cars from all the years. All cars are really well looked after. Car crazies will love this.

Thank 435arlenec
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The comprehensive collection of cars, over 400, from vintage to quite modern including South African Formula One cars. A definite must for any car enthusiast

Thank LindaJohannesburg_SA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was a very interesting and enjoyable outing looking at all the cars over the ages! Spectacular Surroundings, very picturesque! Highly recommended*

Thank Roxanne P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We only spent an hour or so but I could have spent a happy week enjoying the great display of cars in mint condition

Thank SaneTubbo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a memorable museum. You have to make an appointment to visit and security is very high. When you see the 80 or so cars on display you understand why! They have cars from model T ford to half a dozen Ferrari’s . Appointments...More

Thank ib2468
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A mixed range of vintage and rare cars, inter spaced with race cars and a motorcycle or 2. Tastefully displayed with useful information clearly visable.

Thank marjiehugo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our wives were apprehensive about visiting a "car place" in the midst of our winery visits but in the end everyone enjoyed it! And of course, I was in Ferrari heaven when we entered the last barn and it was full of the red beauties!

Thank Francois D
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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.