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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 6 days ago

Beautiful scenery and if you are into cars this is your place. Very clean, quiet and PACKED with restored vehicles of every type.

Thank islandgirl_bg_fl
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited December 2016. Family of 8 of us all different ages. We all had a great morning. So many different vehicles from really old to modern day. Such a good collection. Shop on premises with cafe and toilet facilities. Really is worth a visit if...More

Thank jcalebmc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is unique......easily accessible,on a main road route from any where to Franschhoek,totally relaxed so you can take as much or as little time as you like to view the exhibits....and then just enjoy the location for its' quality and friendly reception. Then .....if you...More

Thank Ace541
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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 4 weeks 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 18 July 2017

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

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Reviewed 13 July 2017

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 12 July 2017

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 10 July 2017

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 6 July 2017

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

Thank MiloDexter
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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.