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Address: | L'Ormarins, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
Phone Number: +27 21 874 9000
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Description: 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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Great selection of cars throughout that were all well presented and in a wonderful state of repair. Good cafe attached

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 27, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

Great selection of cars throughout that were all well presented and in a wonderful state of repair. Good cafe attached

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

What a find. Such amazing cars and in such a setting. A bit expensive to get in but well worth it. There are unique Ferraris, a lovey collection of Alfas from the 40's and 50's (including the one from the Gofather (film 1 - the Sicily scenes) and some beautiful Jaguars. Well worth a detour.

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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

From the outside looks just like any other attraction, once through reception and into large warehouse style storage you start to realize just what an amazing collection of cars that have been brought together from very old to the fantastic if you are going through this region it is a must to visit even if you are not a car... More 

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Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

So many awesome cars, and so much history behind each one. Definitely a must see when visiting Franschhoek.

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Hong Kong, China
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

A plies entry surprising collection of rare cars. Highlights were the Porsche 956, the Bugatti type 35 and the Alfa Romeo 8C.

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Surfers Paradise, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

A must see for all, even if you are not a motor head. There are vehicles and memorabilia that you will and can relate to. Absolutely gorgeous setting and beautiful well maintained buildings. Well worth the look and they also have some great little wines you can buy in the entrance foyer area. My wife isn't a car nut but... More 

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Somerset West, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

This collection of vintage cars is really impressive (especially when you find out that the ones on show are only abut 20% of the whole number available). The cars are displayed in four enormous warehouses; most of the vehicles have a legend which explains their origin, along with some technical detail. Every vehicle is spotless; lovingly restored and most of... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

Even if you are not a motor car enthusiast you can still enjoy the day at the Franschoek car museum. Private collection, kept in pristine condition of which 90% are still mechanically sound. Cars from early 1900 to classic sport cars of the 60’s . 330 Vehicles in the collection with 80 vehicles on show, the vehicles are rotated every... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

If in franschoek, it will be a good idea to visit the motor museum which is located as you enter franschoek. One can view a good collectin of vintage collection. Guides are available to enlighten you more. Close by is the tram which you could also enjoy. And for chocolate lovers, don't miss the chocolate factory. Excellent value for money.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

Even for a non-motorhead this was a great visit ! We had a friendly, very knowledgeable guide and she had all the information at her fingertips! All the treasures were spotless but we were allowed to touch !

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Address: | L'Ormarins, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
Phone Number: +27 21 874 9000
Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Franschhoek

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