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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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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
R45 | L'Ormarins, Franschhoek 7680, South Africa
+27 21 874 9002
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Reviewed 3 July 2017

Hardly any people at such an incredible museum makes this experience one of the best that a car lover could have anywhere. This world class museum is in a league of its own. A magnificent setting and surrounded by some of the best restaurants in...More

Thank RubinVanNiekerk
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Simply amazing. A great location, with multiple barns full of amazing cars both classic and modern with a vast array of immaculately kept memorabilia chucked in for good measure . I was like a kid with chocolate, as a massive car fan this place made...More

1  Thank s33nyboy12
Reviewed 19 June 2017

The wide selection together with the write-ups displayed with each model made it an extremely interesting outing. The cars are in mint condition and are mostly very scarce. It was a real education.

Thank MES196
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Wow,wow,wow. Just seeing the farm is a must let alone the cars. The viewing was fantastic. No hordes of people,time to really take in the the feel for these cars. Some real classics. I loved every minute I was there. The owner is a very...More

Thank patrick s
Reviewed 18 June 2017

I don't know much about cars and I'm not really that 'into' cars, but I know The Franschhoek Motor Museum offers enough 'vroom' to make car lovers' hearts skip a million beats . . . . . . which is probably why I didn't think...More

Thank Christiaan_Boonzaier
Reviewed 1 June 2017

The Franschhoek Museum is beautifully laid out in 4 garage-like structures in a lovely valley in the heart of Capetown's wine country. Though the collection is not exhaustive, and there are gaps of certain key mfrs., there are some true one-of-kind automobiles and paraphernalia and...More

Thank Chris K
Reviewed 29 May 2017

The cars on show were mainly modern (by my standards) performance vehicles but there tucked in the corner was my 1932 MG J2 Roadster. I bought mine for £125.00 in 1958, broke all the back spokes skidding or corners (hard to do as its top...More

Thank dsmith876
Reviewed 29 May 2017

A great (and affordable) day out for the family, but definitely with a lean towards the petrol head. Entry is via a trolley from the Rupert winery (best to call ahead for an appointment – as it can get very busy). The collection included cars...More

1  Thank garfu
Reviewed 25 May 2017

This is an amazing collection of some beautiful and unusual vehicles in immaculate condition. It was very quiet and relaxed at this time, so we could take photographs which is not always the case. I could have spent longer reading the excellent information boards but...More

Thank Brian R
Reviewed 25 May 2017

As a family of car enthusiasts, we popped into this museum. What a magnificent collection of cars. Each one spotlessly clean and shiny. The info boards were fascinating to read! What a journey through time. I was awestruck by the variety and the information presented....More

1  Thank natashaklev
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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.