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The Franschhoek Motor Museum

R45 | L'Ormarins, Franschhoek 7690, 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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  • Very good21%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“on display” (121 reviews)
“vintage cars” (55 reviews)
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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R45 | L'Ormarins, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
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+27 21 874 9002
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"on display"
in 121 reviews
"amazing collection"
in 71 reviews
"vintage cars"
in 55 reviews
"car enthusiast"
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"beautiful cars"
in 38 reviews
"petrol head"
in 35 reviews
"love cars"
in 31 reviews
"private collection"
in 27 reviews
"pristine condition"
in 24 reviews
"mint condition"
in 19 reviews
"sports cars"
in 15 reviews
"super cars"
in 14 reviews
"in excellent condition"
in 15 reviews
"entrance fee"
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"worth a visit"
in 43 reviews
"beautiful setting"
in 36 reviews
"couple of hours"
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

What a privilege to be able to gaze upon these wonderful old motor vehicles and modes of transport from the penny farthing to the most wonderful sports cars of today! These cars are so beautifully restored and the buildings and surrounding gardens are wonderful

Thank Jennifer B
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So many fantastic cars housed in four massive temperature controlled barns, amazing collection of old and new vehicles brilliantly displayed. Not expensive to enter but you have to book your tickets on line prior to going or you probably won't get in. We spent a...More

Thank Kathryn G
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An awe inspiring collection. What foresight the Rupert's have and to share it is just amazing! This is a trip down memory lane.

Thank SimonWB
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a very nice property just outside of town and well worth a visit and a look, even if you are not a particularly keen "car person". The grounds are park like with the collection scattered around in 4 large buildings. There is a...More

Thank Garey C
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A really enjoyable few hours spent wandering around this beautiful museum. Everything immaculate. Friendly staff and impressive location! A great outing for everyone.

Thank Morag G
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If your onto cars this is for you a great collection of fantastic cars . Well worth the visit even the ladies like it here

Thank David M
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very informative and well presented. Definitely a must see experience I’ll recommend. As a woman with limited knowledge of automobiles, I enjoyed it.

Thank _mardajoy
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As many have said, an interesting collection of cars. Unfortunately terrible attitude from security staff at the gate ruins the experience before you even get to the cars.

Thank Dale E
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A rainy day visit but worth a stop at any time. Fab collection, lovely people and great coffee! All my favourites and a great selection of all the classics.

Thank Anna G
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Reviewed 16 April 2018

The Motor museum is a MUST VISIT to car lovers of all ages. The most prefect condition vehicle from as far back as 1905 One of my most enjoyable afternoons out

Thank mikeaJ3743LD
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williamthom777
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.
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