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The Franschhoek Motor Museum

| L'Ormarins, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
+27 21 874 9000
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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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| L'Ormarins, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
+27 21 874 9000
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Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

You certainly don't need to be a petrol head to love this place. A wonderful collection of classic cars spanning the years, kept in the most beautiful surroundings. Visit if you possibly can.

Thank M L
Reviewed 1 December 2016

This is definitely a must see while in Franschoek. It's located on the Ormarins Winery grounds and is a pristine installation with over 100 gorgeous vintage cars. Well worth a stop.

Thank NewMexicoSilverqueen
Reviewed 30 November 2016

I don't care a whit about cars, but this was a really fun and fascinating visit. It was as much a history lesson as it is a car museum. And the cars themselves are works of art.

Thank 326adrienne
Reviewed 27 November 2016

If you are a car enthusiast then you will probably already know about the motor museum! We travelled to Franschhoek more with the intention to do some wine tasting but made a stop here first. What a surprise - a beautiful location and layout for...More

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

There are so many beautiful cars here. The value must be massive. I am not a car enthusiast, but it was quite staggering to see such beautifully kept and restored old vehicles.

1  Thank annb2012
Reviewed 23 November 2016

What an amazing collection of cars. I was truly blown away. Thoroughly enjoyed the time spent at the museum and highly recommend it for all! Dreamers can dream!!

Thank Gino M
Reviewed 23 November 2016

We just loved! Even if you are not specially interested in cars this is a beautiful collection to see. Must visit with kids if you are around!

Thank iValentina
Reviewed 23 November 2016

A nice way to be indoors in the blistering Franschhoek heat! The cars are very nice to look at (even if you aren't a car enthusiast) and was something to do for an hour!

Thank Katie B
Reviewed 22 November 2016

Well laid out displays with informative commentaries alongside. Impressive. Display included some contemporary vehicles as well as classics

Thank Vin M
Reviewed 21 November 2016

Really a must in Franschhoek if you even have the slightest interest in cars. There are four large purpose-built buildings which house about 20 cars each. They are built in the style of wine warehouses to fit in beautifully with the setting. If you have...More

1  Thank HuddersfieldKazbo
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What are your open hours for the Motor Museum on a Tuesday and Saturday?
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.