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The Franschhoek Motor Museum

R45 | L'Ormarins, Franschhoek 7680, South Africa
+27 21 874 9002
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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 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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R45 | L'Ormarins, Franschhoek 7680, South Africa
+27 21 874 9002
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Reviewed 17 January 2017

If you love cars - this is a MUST see. The museum is a well cared for and the vehicles are in impeccable condition. Because there are so many cars, they do change and swop the vehicles out every so often.

Thank Libra24
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

If you like cars - both old and new - and find if fascinating how someone can own THIS many cars, this is the place for you to go. It only takes an hour to walk around and see the whole collection, you can of...More

Thank JohannaGagel
Reviewed 16 January 2017

I just can't get enough of this place and I don't even like cars very much. The farm, the setting, the charm makes for a stunning day. there is a deli where you can eat fantastic food and buy some great wine. I have taken...More

Thank Lindie B
Reviewed 14 January 2017

I am no vintage car buff, but I really enjoyed going round this museum. The selection of vehicles was impressive.

Thank DSB57
Reviewed 13 January 2017

After the giant motoring museums of Haynes and Beaulieu in the UK, this lovely museum is a breath of fresh air! With the entrance and a lovely café in one building and the collection housed in 4 more around a beautiful courtyard it is a...More

Thank Geekywife
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

This was one of those surprising finds, but one you don't easily forget. If you are a petrol head then this is an absolute must go. The cars and area are kept in excellent condition. Don't rush this visit.

Thank Hano S
Reviewed 13 January 2017

My husband was keen to visit the car museum and even I found it interesting! There are some beautiful cars built over a 100 year period, very well presented. The wine tasting and food in the restaurant makes an excellent finish to the museum visit...More

Thank cedar29
Reviewed 13 January 2017

We have been visiting South Africa now for seven years and until today had never visited the Franschhoek Motor Museum. What a mistake because our visit was amazing and there is no question that we will be back again at a future date. The collection...More

Thank AlistairCoy
Reviewed 10 January 2017

We stumbled upon this gem, called serendipity. We had a lovely lunch at extremely reasonable prices. The food was delicious and promptly served. Afterwards we spent a very pleasant afternoon wandering around the four buildings housing a very impressive display of cars. One of the...More

Thank Peter F
Reviewed 9 January 2017

If you love cars this is one of the great motor museums to visit in the world .The collection is beautifully maintained and presented . The restoration returns most of the cars to look as if they have just left the showroom. Have visited a...More

Thank PJLP
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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.