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First South African Perfume Museum

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We invite you to visit us in Franschhoek in the heart of Cape Town- one of the most beautiful. diverse, and exciting city in the world,. At the first South African Perfume Museum you can explore an extensive and comprehensive permanent collection...more
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Lambrechts Street | Franschhoek, Cape Town Central 7690, South Africa
+27 72 342 4174
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The best day I spent in cape town so far.I highly recommend this to everyone.love it denfinetly coming back for more great for team building

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Juanita D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a hidden gem.This amazing museum is situated in the Hugenout complex in Franschhoek. Superb collection of antique perfumes,unique ambiance and incredible hospitality makes this place a sure winner. I had incredible experience creating my own signature perfume and body perfume cream.Definitely coming back...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Radka47
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went to the museum, made my own cream,and amazing perfume. Trully one of the kind The experience that one needs and the memory to take home. Superbly unforgettable###

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank khosim2018
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderful morning with Daniela, her passion for perfume is contagious and we were treated to cake and champagne. I highly recommend this experience!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 774janinep
Reviewed 9 November 2018 via mobile

What an amazing few hours spent at Daniellas perfume making workshop. She is passionate and extremely informative about both the history and Making of perfumes. What a treat to walk away with one's very own unique blend. An absolute must visit.

Date of experience: November 2018
Reviewed 9 November 2018

Who would think there would be a museum for perfumes?! definitely an experience for anyone who loves scents and would like to create your own one.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank virginiap356
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

This was an unforgettable experience and the most unique I've had in Cape Town! Daniela the host did a super interesting presentation about the history of perfume, and at the end we got to make our own signiture scent, what more could you want? Would...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Sim K
Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

Best and most professional experience for ladies who love their perfume.🎀 Daniella is a professional when it comes to perfumes and it’s history. I highly recommend this as the perfect outing for you and your girlfriends.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Shukeena A
Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

This wonderful museum is situated in Franschhoek. We come to do the perfume creating workshop and visit this unique place. The whole experience was definitely one of the highlights of our visit to Cape Town. I love my signature perfume I created totally by myself....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Roam827678
Reviewed 26 October 2018 via mobile

What a treat! Having not known that cape town had this hidden gem, this was an experience that every woman should have. On arrival we were greeted by the owners served either a glass of champagne or a drink of choice. We were guided around...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Traceymortimer
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11 March 2018|
Response from Peter L |
you can create your own scent. I advise you start by going on a strenuous hike on a hot day. :)
Anne V
29 January 2016|
Response from Gary Z | Reviewed this property |
Hello Anne Unfortunately, I cannot answer your question for you as I am not the owner nor am I employed there. From my recollection, when we were at the lab mixing our fragrances, we had numerous pure essences that we used... More