Life & Leisure

The Franschoek Motor Museum

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… Continue reading The Franschoek Motor Museum

Rupert Museum

Life and Leisure recommends the Rupert Museum which showcases the unique private art collection of Anton and Huberte Rupert. The museum setting is sublime – nestled in picturesque vineyards with oak trees lining the banks of the Eersterivier (First River). Commissioned by Huberte Rupert in 2003, the museum complements the architectural history, natural beauty and… Continue reading Rupert Museum

Village Museum

The Stellenbosch Village Museum (18 Van Ryneveld Street) is set for a beautiful insight into the town and its rich history. The museum, set in the oldest part of Stellenbosch, is divided into four historical houses and gardens, each reflecting a different architectural period with some beautiful Cape Dutch architecture. Across the road and further… Continue reading Village Museum

Sasol Art Museum

The Sasol Art Museum houses a permanent collection of over 3000 pieces belonging to the University of Stellenbosch. If you are interested in South Africa’s cultural history then you will have come to the right place. This museum is curated with pieces related to South Africa’s history, foreign artist works while in the country and… Continue reading Sasol Art Museum

Toy Museum – Toy Dockyard

For us, the Toy and Miniature Museum is a fascinating attraction for all ages. It brings back childhood memories and excites young and old. Here you will find a captivating collection of 1:12 scale miniatures of railway sets, room boxes, dollhouses, stuffed toys, cars, kitchen items, furniture, and more. The 1:12 scale replica historic home… Continue reading Toy Museum – Toy Dockyard