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SAAF lovers

SAAF lovers this is the place to be You can explore tanks, world war weapons, aeroplanes... read more

Reviewed January 3, 2019
quite a find

it is a pleasant days outing it it not for the real aviation nut more for the wanna be pilots it is... read more

Reviewed May 3, 2017
Johannesburg, South Africa
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Jan 3, 2019
“SAAF lovers”
Feb 16, 2019
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Old Johannesburg Road, Pretoria 0002, South Africa
+27 12 351 2290
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Reviewed February 16, 2019

Saaf Museum Pretoria currently closed, it is however open on certain weekends for flying. Saaf Museum Cape Town , very disappointing. Access to Hanger 4 where the majority of museum aircraft is kept is in the security area. No foreign nationals allowed, even with a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed January 3, 2019

SAAF lovers this is the place to be You can explore tanks, world war weapons, aeroplanes etc Visited this place couple of times

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank YvetteK194
Reviewed May 7, 2018

This was so much fun and so interesting, we had a huge fright with the unexpected war simulation but it was so incredible to witness, the pilots are extremely talented and the show was very entertaining and well planned. Shows like this should be done...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Marinda8
Reviewed February 28, 2018

So disappointed; traveled there only to find place closed. The staff were very unhelpful in advising that the museum was closed and could not say why or when it would be open again.

Date of experience: February 2018
2  Thank Christina T
Reviewed September 25, 2017

This pace offers free entrance that makes it a favorable place if you are low on budged. There is a number of old aircraft on display and some of them you are allowed to enter in. On both the runway area and the hangers are...More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank KirstenPTA
Reviewed May 3, 2017

it is a pleasant days outing it it not for the real aviation nut more for the wanna be pilots it is well laid oiut and has quite a variety of aircraft on display unfortunately there seemed to be no one around to clarify anything...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank 143Jhbtraveller
Reviewed February 15, 2017

If you love old planes in pristine condition then this is the place to visit with keepsakes available to purchase. Ever wondered what the cockpit of those old planes looked like inside - well here is your chance and if it is not busy you...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank C2808ABjuanb
Reviewed November 10, 2016

Not much happens during the week, but flying days are usually the first Saturday of the month, when model aircraft and real planes take to the skies. This is exciting! The museum is run on a shoestring and some areas are really neglected, but it...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank David L
Reviewed November 7, 2016

On recent holiday to Cape Town I allowed time to visit this museum in my schedule. Having read their website I duly arrived on a Saturday morning. SAAF Guardroom booked me in and volunteer came to get me. Imagine my disappointment when he then told...More

Date of experience: October 2016
2  Thank mikeandjohouse
Reviewed October 30, 2016

Very interesting for young and old. Could do with some maintenance though. Floors not clean. Paintwork not in good condition. Everything looks very 'tired'.

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank InkieSouthAfrica
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