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George Museum

Corner of Courtney & York Street, George, South Africa
+27 44 873 5343
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history visit

a little disappointed in what the museum has on show Not helpfull staff and did not have any... read more

Reviewed 2 July 2016
melanie b
George

The George Museum was a bit of a let down. The reception was appalling. No information was offered... read more

Reviewed 17 June 2016
Carmin2014
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George, South Africa
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Corner of Courtney & York Street, George, South Africa
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+27 44 873 5343
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Reviewed 2 July 2016

a little disappointed in what the museum has on show Not helpfull staff and did not have any knowledge on the items displayed Had some nice artwork from southern cape artists

1  Thank melanie b
Reviewed 17 June 2016 via mobile

The George Museum was a bit of a let down. The reception was appalling. No information was offered. I had to ask where to start the tour. No pamphlet was offered. There is no real flow to the exhibition. Rather just a couple or rooms...More

Thank Carmin2014
Reviewed 1 May 2016

I have always found this an interesting place to be. So much to see and take in. The displays are changed periodically so one can make repeat visits. Well worth a visit.

Thank ailsa696
Reviewed 29 April 2016

We had some time to spare while waiting to go on the Power van , so we took a look around the museum. There are some very interesting items to look at... from old trains, classic cars, fire engines. Loved seeing all the old crockery...More

Thank Michele T
Reviewed 24 April 2016

The Museum is located in an old historical building and filled with history, development of the furniture industry and beautiful historic furniture, as well as nice works of art. It gives you a insight into the beautiful city of George. Located in the heart of...More

Thank SERASM
Reviewed 4 April 2016

Not very big and not much to look at, but it's good to pass the time with children or if you have nothing else to do.

Thank Tanya N
Reviewed 7 March 2016

This museum has many steam engines on show along with an interesting display of classic cars. The museum is housed in a huge shed with the huge locomotives on show.there is also the train used by our Royal Family on their tour of SA The...More

Thank ch4442
Reviewed 24 January 2016

The George Museum is located in an old historical building. Filled with wonderful history, furniture, momento's as well as beautiful works of art. It gives you such an excellent insight into the beautiful city of George. Located in the heart of The Garden Route at...More

Thank mimurphy44
Reviewed 1 November 2015

We didn't visit the George museum but the wood museum at the back of the George Museum. You need tot go in the side street for that. It is small but does give a good impression on what life was as a wood worker living...More

1  Thank Esdeka
Reviewed 25 July 2015

I spent about an hour going through the various displays at this museum and although some of the collections are no more than a jumble of memorabilia, I found it interesting enough.My concern is though, that there is very little attempt to explain what some...More

2  Thank Jilldutoit
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