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Volkswagen AutoPavillion, South Africa

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Trip down memory lane!

Great trip down memory lane. They have timelines dating back which are very interesting to read... read more

Reviewed 31 December 2018
Nice cars

Very well maintained and not at all expensive to get in. Not that big though. You probably only... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2018
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“factory tour”(20 reviews)
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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103 Algoa Road, Uitenhage, Port Elizabeth 6229, South Africa
+27 41 994 5941
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Reviewed 31 December 2018

Great trip down memory lane. They have timelines dating back which are very interesting to read. Well set out and enjoyable.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Debbie_Matt12
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Very well maintained and not at all expensive to get in. Not that big though. You probably only need to spend 45mn even with the factory tour.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank sc233656
Reviewed 17 October 2018

Uitenhage is the main manufacturing and head office for VW South Africa. It's worth the trip to see it, and how companies like Volkswagen are contributing to the South African economy. It's about a 30-40 minute drive from Port Elizabeth, so make sure if you...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank nexxen_11
Reviewed 5 September 2018

Very interesting about the History of Volkswagen Auto Pavillion . you can go on a tour into the factory to see how they build some cars . Nice Soveniers to buy as gifts to take back with you .

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 326sidneyb
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Easy to find, Very, very interesting to know about VW. Great for children to ride the simulator, Just had an awesome time .

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank 472zd
Reviewed 19 June 2018

The tour is very well thought through with a well-informed guide. The headphone system was good but didn't allow for questions to be asked during the tour. Incredible to see how a car is put together - like a tv documentary coming alive - all...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank SuvarnaParbhoo
Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

what an amazing tour and highly recommendable awesome to see how production lines operates this is a must tour if you are in uitenhage (make sure you book in advance)

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank neelsde
Reviewed 14 March 2018

Its a small museum with just enough history, nostalgia and interactive exhibits to keep you there for approximately 2 hours. If you are a VW fan then its a must see.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank chris_g_mp
Reviewed 10 March 2018

This was a small but very interesting car museum. They had a great collection of cars with so much information. They have interactive activities you can do, which was fun. The cost is only $10 Rand per person, which is a great value. We wish...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank jennifersT3309IV
Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

We visited here today the Factory Tours start 1st March which is tomorrow Firstly for it being a VW museum they seem to Focus on the VW Polo so of u like The VW Pplo u like here poor show on the other cars in...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank ianQ339
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ALL THIS INFO is on the home page of their website! Just Google Volkswagen Auto Pavilion. Open weekdays 8h30 -16h00, and every first Saturday of the month from 10h00 - 13h00. Closed all other weekends & public... More