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Volkswagen AutoPavillion, South Africa

103 Algoa Road, Uitenhage, Port Elizabeth 6229, South Africa
+27 41 994 5941
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Very interesting to see the old VW cars

This is a must see, especialy for the school kids as VW is one of the biggest Automotive plants in... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
645marleneh
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Uitenhage, South Africa
Highly recommended

History about VW's and seeing the beetles in mint condition was very interesting. We spent a bit... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
CatherineThac
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Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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  • Average6%
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“tour guide” (7 reviews)
“factory tour” (15 reviews)
“short video” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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103 Algoa Road, Uitenhage, Port Elizabeth 6229, South Africa
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+27 41 994 5941
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a must see, especialy for the school kids as VW is one of the biggest Automotive plants in Uitenhage. It is good to see the history of the plant on seeing the old cars and deffinately seeing one of the oldest cars is...More

Thank 645marleneh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

History about VW's and seeing the beetles in mint condition was very interesting. We spent a bit longer than planned because it was really worth the visit.

Thank CatherineThac
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Check if the factory tour is operating before going (if that is what you want to do). They were doing some building work when we visited so there was no tour, but we were not disappointed with the Pavillion. There are some excellent displays of...More

Thank MikeMouse2910
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent setting with history of VW from the early days to the modern era, well worth visiting, great for group rides, young and old will find something interesting.

Thank Francoismr O
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

We came here you do the factory tour, but it has recently (i.e as of July 31 2017) been suspended until 2018 due to construction works inside the factory. We have not gone into the museum.

2  Thank Jurrien P
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

So ya first think it going to be boring history museum but soom after you enter you are proved wrong, theres plently of amazing attractions activitives and history within , im not even a much of a car lover but i loved IT

Thank Yuriy M
Reviewed 17 July 2017

The factory tour was most interesting and a must do activity if in the region. The guide will not keep you awake with the way he talks, but what you see is impressive. The actual pavilion/museum is also very interesting and we loved it.

Thank Johann W
Reviewed 29 June 2017

Loads of fun to explore the different aspects of this museum. If specifically enjoyed seeing the demonstrations of how engines work and the little ones (2 and 5 year old girls) enjoyed seeing all the different cars and watching the car that is cut in...More

Thank Liana J
Reviewed 2 June 2017

This is a wonderful facility for visitors. The history of Volkswagen is shown in a very interesting manner. All the exhibits are extremely well displayed and there are a number of interactive ones that are enthralling. There is a shop with a wide range of...More

Thank MervynGatcke
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I needed a gift for a housewarming for a VW lover. Went to the AutoPavilion to purchase something and found some very interesting gifts to choose from. They really cater for everyone in the family and the service received was very good. Very helpful staff.

Thank 953janeys
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Kennedi M
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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
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