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James Hall Museum of Transport

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Pioneers' Park, Rosettenville Road | La Rochelle, Johannesburg, South Africa
+27 11 435 9718
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Reviewed 31 December 2012

A phenomenal cross section of transport in Johannesburg over the last hundred plus years which will appeal to those with a historical or technological or mechanical bent. Space pretty tight and displays really packed in. History from horse drawn to steam to petrol and diesel....More

Thank William H
Reviewed 27 December 2012

The variety of vehicles - And most of them still working. It made me appreciate how far transport has come, and the different shapes....

Thank Adrian2908
Reviewed 5 December 2012

There is so much to be seen here! If you care to look deeper, it really becomes a trip into our past. Very interesting! I miss an audio Tour Guide System though. The stories elevate the experience so much more!

Date of experience: September 2012
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Reviewed 6 October 2012

Enjoyed the items on show, and the history of each. It amazes me that we have progressed so far so quickly!

Thank Valerie P
Reviewed 26 July 2012

The museum is a bit out of the way, being situated just south of the decaying central Johannesburg CBD but is a must visit for any motor enthusiast. The museum has a massive display of old cars, trucks, buses, wagons, tractors, trams, trains, etc. Allow...More

2  Thank Geoffdt
Reviewed 21 March 2012

Great museum, stuffed full of transport throughout the ages. From horse drawn carts, cars, to fire engines and busses and trams. My favourite - the horse drawn bible carriage built in Britain to spread the good word. Not a whizz bang modern museum, but plenty...More

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