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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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R45 | L'Ormarins, Franschhoek 7680, South Africa
+27 21 874 9002
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Reviewed yesterday

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 3 days 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
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Called on way back to airport. A wonderful display of vehicles from the last couple of centuries. Starting with the oldest and coming up to recent models. Also a good display of old bikes .penny farthing etc

Thank mogsyWales
Reviewed 5 days ago

We had a couple of hours in Franschhoek and ended up using most of it in this museum. The memorabilia they have is quite extensive and very interesting. The staff were helpful, and we could have spent a lot longer looking around given time.

Thank Carol R
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Johan Rupert’s collection is superb. In a stunning location where money and taste combine. Very rare indeed.

Thank KKQ66
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely amazing collection of cars. The last 'garage' is obviously going to be special, with so many Porsche, Ferrari, racing cars etc. But there are also many other favourites there that are brilliant to see. Well worth a stop, and so many photos taken (on...More

Thank David W
Reviewed 1 week ago

I am not much of a car fanatic but seeing all the old cars having been restored was amazing! The place is beautiful and definitely worth a stop, not only for the car fanatics!

Thank jcathwatson
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are a car lover, then this is the place to go to! Wide variety of cars, from all vintages. Excellently restored and displayed. A little bit of a history with most cars, which makes it more fun

Thank ljkilian777
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent collection of vehicles in superberb condition, the best I hear in world, have been a few times and never disappointed.

Thank Augi d
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On the website it says that visits are per appointment only, sending ID details in advance. However, when I never got a response to my email, we just went there spontanously - and were able to get in on short notice (after providing our passport...More

Thank Sabine K
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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.