La Motte Historic Walk

culture,tour in Franschhoek

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The weekly Historic Walk and Sculpture Walk as well as the monthly Classical Music Concerts will not take place until further notice.

A highlight of the Historic Walk is visiting the oldest operating mill in the Franschhoek Valley, the walk is concluded with a tasting of artisan bread baked in the Pierneef à La Motte kitchen. Reservations are essential.

Starting at the La Motte Museum, the walk is preceded by a brief résumé of the history and heritage of the estate, after which the tour proceeds through La Motte’s rose garden and dwells at four provincial monuments gracing the Franschhoek Valley landscape: The La Motte Manor House, The Jonkershuis, The La Motte Historic Cellar, The Water Mill.