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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...more
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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R45 | L'Ormarins, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
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+27 21 874 9002
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Reviewed today via mobile

I didn’t realise this existed until we were having dinner with friends and they were talking about the number of cars and the location if your a car junky like me it’s an incredible selection and a must see especially the Tatra I’ve never seem...More

Thank mark w
Reviewed 5 days ago

The collection of cars, and memorabilia, left me amazed... the info supplied by the staff in each hall, makes your heart warm to know the are well informed.. a definate must.

Thank AmandavdW
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful tram ride from the Estate to view classic selection of vintage motor vehicles - excellent condition bikes & cars and interesting info boards on each. Beautiful setting amidst mountains.

Thank Cherie A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited this museum in the height of summer. Air conditioned museum, great, varied collection. Certainly the best car collection in South Africa, possibly in the entire continent of Africa!

Thank JoziTMan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well worth a visit, the extent of the collection is mind blowing (and later in the day we were told - in town) that those cars on show are less than half those in the full collection. Wonderful walk through history and past some of...More

Thank Duncan G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

When our tour guide suggested a visit to the FMM as a break from wine tastings for our 14 year old son (a rabid car enthusiast), we expected nothing more than another viewing of old cars. We were very wrong... Everything about FMM was unique...More

Thank Seeing-our-World
Reviewed 14 July 2018

What an amazing collection of vintage and racing cars. The collection is set out in four large halls which are spotless. There is an explanation at each vehicle of its background and history. Also a vast collection of penny farthing bicycles

Thank V2551XYmichaelo
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

Not only is the museum situated in beautiful surroundings but it’s incredibly put together. Professional and an amazing collection of cars. A must

Thank NoelleenJvR
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

Part of a big private estate, the website tells you to pre-book to gain entry. Unfortunately filling in the online form, including lots of details, received no response. My wife read that others had the same problem, just turned up and bought tickets on arrival....More

Thank Reg H
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Wonderful family outing for Fathers Day. The Tram picks you up at the parking and drops you off just outside the 4 large museum areas. First thing you see is a red fire engine that was offering rides to many a happy , delighted little...More

Thank Vivienne D
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williamthom777
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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.
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