Outeniqua Transport Museum
Experience a day down memory lane, visit the Outeniqua Transport Museum in George where you can see many different old steam trains.
Inside the museum a variety of 13 steam locomotives, including a narrow gauge, the Emil Kessler- Johannesburg’s first steam locomotive, the impressive GL Garrett together with carriages from a bygone era, such as a coach from the Royal Train of 1947, Paul Kruger’s coach and private saloons, just to name a few, are on display.
A photo gallery depicting some of the most breathtaking photos of South African steam can be seen, poetry relating to train travel, crockery and cutlery previously used on main line trains and in station restaurants are on display
Various models of steam locomotives, a brilliant collection of steam locomotive number plates, makers plates, a model train room, road motor vehicles and a private vintage car selection complete the exhibition.
The museum can be booked for weddings, corporate functions, product launches and other events.
A Coffee shop is available inside the museum.
2 Mission Road
George, Western Cape
Peak 1 Sept - 30 Apr
Mon to Sat 8am to 5pm;
Off Peak 1 May to 31 Aug
Mon to Fri 8am - 4:30pm
Sat 8am - 2pm
Normal Ticket Prices
R20-00 per person
Free Entry to the Museum
Office: 044 801 8289
This is an indoor museum so it is not weather dependent