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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 26 December 2016 via mobile

The Franschhoek Motor Museum maintains a collection of vehicles, motorcycles, and bicycles dating back over 100 years and is located in Franschhoek. It is owned by billionaire Johann Rupert. What was interesting is the latest G wagon fully kitted...

Thank Kalia C
Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

My husband and I visited the Motor Museum and absolutely loved seeing all the different modes of transportation and amazing sports cars. This museum is definitely worth the stop. The only negative I can say is the 3 African women working the front desk were...More

Thank Brenda K
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

Had a very pleasant time there, beautiful setting, well kept garden's. The cars are just amazing to see, so we'll kept and in pristine condition. So inspiring to see.

Thank Titorego
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

If one likes cars, or are even remotely interested, this is a must. It is one of the largest private car collections in the world, with some of the rarest vehicles in the world. Supercars, classic cars, and vintage. They change the cars every three...More

Thank Profpetrof
Reviewed 20 December 2016

This time we had a tour by coach round the vast wine estate and it is truly beautiful with two dams, a racing track and impressive stud farm. We had two sets of wine tasting, one in the old farmstead which is rather Victorian with...More

Thank Janetberry123
Reviewed 19 December 2016

Something for the whole family old and young, female and male. I am not into cars but the fact that this is dating back in time and run up to the latest models is very interesting. There are round about 300 cars in the collection...More

Thank Madeleine V
Reviewed 18 December 2016

In keeping life balanced, we made a stop at the motor museum to provide much needed rest between wine tastings. Driving up the gorgeous driveway and entering the main reception, does not prepare you for the vast warehouses of vehicles. The cars were in excellent...More

Thank Madame_Trey
Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

Everyone enjoyed even thought not everyone are car crazy. A definite must do when in Franschhoek. Amazing history, all though some of the cars were not in museum condition. Mercs the best of the lot. We also had breakfast at the coffee shop. The brie,...More

Thank NamScorpio
Reviewed 16 December 2016

This place is so beautiful - even if you are like me and not into cars. The collection is magnificent and the setting is perfect.

Thank Susan V
Reviewed 15 December 2016

Even you are not so in cars, it is still a nice place to visit. 80 cars of the 300 are exposed. Each 5 a 6 month are changing.

Thank yellowlabrador
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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.