Franschhoek Wine Valley


La Motte Museum

Sharing a passion for the preservation of art and culture

The La Motte Museum not only offers displays depicting aspects of the Rupert family,
focusing on Dr. Anton and Mrs. Huberte Rupert and the musical career of their daughter Hanneli Rupert,
but also features the history of La Motte and its magnificently renovated buildings, with a brief review of Cape Dutch architecture.

Permanent host to the heritage collection of Jacob Hendrik Pierneef, the museum also presents other rotating exhibitions.
For 2017: A Tribute to the life and art of South Africa’s greatest masters, JH Pierneef. Read more.

The museum is the departure point of the Historic Walk, Sculpture Walk and Pierneef Experience,
conducted educational tours of respectively, the Cape-Dutch buildings, Sculptures on the estate and the estate’s Pierneef associations.

 

 


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Franschhoek Wine Valley exists to:

  • Develop and implement marketing plans to profile the Franschhoek Wine Valley
  • Arrange and advertise events that support the Franschhoek Wine Valley brand image and which encourage visitors to the Valley
  • Represent the business interests of our members to the Stellenbosch Municipality
  • Aggregate the combined buying power of our members to leverage economy of scale benefits from service providers
  • Coordinate free advisory services and discussion forums to support our member’s businesses

Our Accolades

  • Tripadvisor Traveller's Choice Destination Winner 2012, 2013, 2014 & 2015
  • Most Memorable Wine Route 2014, 2013 & 2012
  • Service Excellence Award - 2015
  • Best Tourism Event 2015 - Franschhoek Bastille Festival
  • Best Local Tourism Authority Information service 2013 & 2012

Tourism Levy

Certain establishments in Franschhoek may levy visitors with voluntary contributions towards the running of the FWV and to support local charities. Should visitors not wish to contribute to these causes, please indicate this to the relevant merchant.

Disclaimer

Maintenance & validity of all business operating permits, licences and registration certificates are the responsibility of the business owner. Franschhoek Wine Valley takes no responsibility for the renewal of the required legal business operating documentation.

 

Contact Us

Franschhoek Wine Valley

Physical Address
62 Huguenot Road
Franschhoek
7690

Office hours
Monday – Friday: 08h00 – 17h00
Saturday: 09h00 – 17h00
Sunday’s: 09h00 – 16h00

Contact Details
+27(0) 21 876 2861
info@franschhoek.org.za