Evolution of the Automobile

Franschhoek is well-known for its magnificent scenery, outstanding South African wines and cheese, but if you find yourself looking for an attraction of a different kind then why not visit the Franschhoek Motor Museum. Step into car heaven, the Franschhoek Motor Museum offers visitors a special opportunity to look back at more than 100 years of motoring history!

The Museum offers a breathtaking self-guided tour through four beautifully maintained warehouses of a unique and exciting collection of vehicles, motorcycles, bicycles and memorabilia. Each warehouse houses about 20 vehicles, all in supremely mint condition! The curators rotate their exhibitions using different vehicles from the Museum’s collection which exceeds 220 vehicles, not including the variety of motorcycles and memorabilia. The collection of 80 display vehicles range from antique to post 1960 models including cars like the Model T Ford and even a McLaren F1.

The Museum has a wonderful coffee bar and deli which offers fantastic gourmet milkshakes, we heard a tip that the Banoffee flavour comes highly recommended!

Be sure to book as viewing is by appointment only. A full day package which includes a scenic tram ride, wine tasting at Anthonij Rupert Wine Farm and light lunch is a perfect option for a delightful day out in the surrounding Franschhoek Wine Valley.

Things to see and do

  • Self-Guided Tour
  • 80 Display Vehicles
  • Antique Display
  • Veteran Display
  • Vintage Display
  • Post-Vintage Display
  • Post-1945 Display
  • Post-1960 Display
  • Deli Restaurant

Admission

Adults, R80

Pensioners & Motor Club Members R60

Children 3 to 12yrs, R40

Prices are subject to change, please call or email to confirm.

Viewing by Appointment Only. Booking is essential.

Find Us

From the N1, take exit 47 to Stellenbosch / Klapmuts / Wellington. At the end of the off-ramp, turn right on to the R44. After ± 700m you reach a 4-way stop. Go straight across. Approx. 300m on, turn left to Franschhoek (R45). After approx. 10km you will come to a T-junction. Turn right at T-junction (R45). This road leads to Franschhoek. L’Ormarins is on your right, ± 3km past the Stellenbosch / Helshoogte turn-off.

Contact Us

Franschhoek Motor Museum
Address:
R45
Stellenbosch Rural
Western CapeSouth Africa
33° 52′ 47.226″ S, 19° 0′ 11.599″ E
work: +27 21 874 9002
fax: +27 21 874 9100
http://www.fmm.co.za/ Visit Website
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Opening Hours


Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm

Saturday, Sunday from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

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