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South African Airforce Museum

Ysterplaat Airforce Base | Piet Grobler Street, Cape Town Central, South Africa
+27 41 505 1295
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Interesting museum and kind service

A well made museum a short distance from Cape Town. The museum is located at an air force base so... read more

Reviewed 28 October 2017
MiskaMesimaki
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Cape Town, South Africa
Jewel in Cape Town

We found SAAF MUSEUM through Tripadvisor. It is such a jewel. A rich history of our Air Force. The... read more

Reviewed 1 April 2017
Janet P
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28 Oct 2017
“Interesting museum and kind service”
1 Apr 2017
“Jewel in Cape Town”
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Ysterplaat Airforce Base | Piet Grobler Street, Cape Town Central, South Africa
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+27 41 505 1295
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Reviewed 28 October 2017

A well made museum a short distance from Cape Town. The museum is located at an air force base so if you're a foreigner, some kind of ID would be useful but you can enter without as well. There's a building with lots of text...More

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Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

We found SAAF MUSEUM through Tripadvisor. It is such a jewel. A rich history of our Air Force. The MUSEUM itself has just bee renovated. We went to the hanger to see the different planes and helicopters they used. It was such an awesome experience....More

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Reviewed 28 June 2016

If you want to get a sneak peek into our South African history, then a good place to visit would be the South African Airforce Museum. It is a humble establishment tucked away within the Ysterplaat Airforce Base. It does not have a lot of...More

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Reviewed 20 February 2016

On the strength of the previous review we went to the museum early on Saturday morning so that we could do the tour of the hanger. We were told by the volunteers that as we were "foreigners" we would not be allowed to on the...More

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Reviewed 28 February 2015

Lot of history and well preserved exhibits. Suitable for all ages. Saturday’s best days to visit as the only days when they go to the main hanger. Phone before hand as last tours done at 11am on saturday's.

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Reviewed 13 August 2014

This museum is a must for all those interested in flight and flying. It is run by passionate volunteers who have built up a very interesting collection of exhibits covering the SA Air Force from its start to modern day. Unfortunately we were unable to...More

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Reviewed 27 July 2014 via mobile

I really enjoyed the visit !! Great excoriation sand a history tour. Deffos not to be missed if you are in the area it's worth popping by !!

Thank Schalk V
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