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Address: | L'Ormarins, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
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+27 21 874 9000
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The Franschhoek Motor Museum offers visitors a special opportunity to look...

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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Amazing collection great tour

Really enjoyed this - amazing and priceless collection so many with a story too. Had a guide Cheslyinn that was excellent - worth having someone showing you around as it made it... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Horsham
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50 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Really enjoyed this - amazing and priceless collection so many with a story too. Had a guide Cheslyinn that was excellent - worth having someone showing you around as it made it very special. What's really good too is they only display 80 cars at once and have many more than this in the collection so rotate the display 6... More 

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Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is a fabulous car museum comprising of 4 huge barns full of gleaming vintage cars owned by the Anton Rupert family. They are set out from early vintage through to contemporary models and we were all awestruck at the range, history of the cars and their perfect condition. We loved it.

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Pretoria, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

the wine route isn't only filled with endless glasses of wine but also some great activities / things to see and this is certainly one of them . For any motor enthusiast this is a definate must, one of the largest most pristine private collections. We absolutely loved this and it doesn't hurt that its set on such a beautiful... More 

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Richards Bay, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is the one place that you will see some of the most exclusive, rarest, expensive, oldest, latest and desirable collection of cars ever.

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Johannesburg
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

If you love cars - this is a MUST see. The museum is a well cared for and the vehicles are in impeccable condition. Because there are so many cars, they do change and swop the vehicles out every so often.

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Lemvig, Denmark
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

If you like cars - both old and new - and find if fascinating how someone can own THIS many cars, this is the place for you to go. It only takes an hour to walk around and see the whole collection, you can of course take as much time as you want to really suck in all the details.... More 

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Durbanville, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I just can't get enough of this place and I don't even like cars very much. The farm, the setting, the charm makes for a stunning day. there is a deli where you can eat fantastic food and buy some great wine. I have taken a lot of people there as a gift.

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Thank Lindie B
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I am no vintage car buff, but I really enjoyed going round this museum. The selection of vehicles was impressive.

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Winchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

After the giant motoring museums of Haynes and Beaulieu in the UK, this lovely museum is a breath of fresh air! With the entrance and a lovely café in one building and the collection housed in 4 more around a beautiful courtyard it is a delight. The collection on view is of about 80 or so cars and although they... More 

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Thank Geekywife
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was one of those surprising finds, but one you don't easily forget. If you are a petrol head then this is an absolute must go. The cars and area are kept in excellent condition. Don't rush this visit.

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