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James Hall Museum of Transport

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Pioneers' Park, Rosettenville Road | La Rochelle, Johannesburg, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

Wasn't that keen to go in , free admission just a donation. Turned out to be a pleasant tour,informal friendly and yes worth getting of the hop on hop off bus. Enjoyable 30mins if you have kids with you something they would enjoy.

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed 20 November 2016

What a day out. Nice to see the old and the new, the units looked after and preserved for the coming generations.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank richardcbody
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

If you love vintage cars (to see atleast!!), then this place is a heaven. All British era cars, buses, trams, bikes and even bicycles and horse carts, takes you literally through that era. All these old vehicles are very well maintained. This is one of...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank jigneshad
Reviewed 21 October 2016

I spent around an hour here today looking around, there are actually six exhibit areas, it is a very big space. It is one of the stops on the CitySightseeing bus. Kids would probably enjoy it, for the wide variety of antique cars, bikes, horse-drawn...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank TroisChatsLies
Reviewed 5 October 2016

Interesting and educational best sums up the James Hall Museum of Transport. Showcasing the history of various forms of transportation from the days of the carriage to the era of the motor car, the exhibits at the James Hall Transport Museum are well maintained and...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Luc V
Reviewed 21 September 2016

it was a good experience. we was there for several hours. lots to see and learn. it is not only about transport. they try to connect it with other forms of since as well

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank cobusTheunissen
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

No problem with parking. Very few visitors as weather was bad. Mostly under roof and if the lift is operational, wheelchair assasible to all exibits. If lift is out of order, the top section where most horse drawn vehicle are exibited is not acessable. SAD...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank WalterMarion
Reviewed 3 August 2016

They re focused on cars, buses trams. The trains collections very small while the cars much better then in may places in Europe. On same days (maybe on per quarter) it is possibility to ride old car, for me was Ford-T. You can also see...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank krzysztofw3
Reviewed 26 July 2016

what a way to spend a lazy day strolling through well laid out history display of transport through the ages

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank 143Jhbtraveller
Reviewed 12 May 2016 via mobile

The museum is on the city sightseeing tour bus route. You can easily hop off to take a look around. The museum has got a few interesting things to look at including old fire engines, double decker buses and an old wagon used at Rorke's...More

Date of experience: May 2016
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