National Transport and Toy Museum

See one of the largest private collections in the world, with over 600 vehicles, 15 aircraft, 60,000 toys and 1,000s of miscellaneous items. This collection must be seen to be believed.




National Transport and Toy Museum is one of the largest private collections open to the public. With four major buildings housing 600 vehicles, 15 aircraft, 60,000 toys and 1,000's of miscellaneous items.

See well-known cars from Austins to Wolseley to military exhibits including trucks, guns and tanks. Fire Engines are on display from as early as a 1926 Buick to a 1976 International. Motorbikes from B.S.A. to Velocette, airplanes from the tiny Flying Flea to the 13 seater 1942 Lockheed Lodestar.

Thousands of toys are on display including well-known names such as Dinky, Hornby, Matchbox, Tonka, and Tri-Ang to name just a few. There are over 500 Barbie dolls and 1,000's of Star Wars figures. The variety is amazing.

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Physical address

891 Wanaka - Luggate Highway, RD 2, Wanaka town, New Zealand.

Pricing and Conditions

Adult $19.00
(16 year(s) and under)
Further pricing information:
SENIORS 65+ Years $16.00 Family $45.00 - 2 Adults and up to 4 school age children. Under 5 years Free

Facilities and Features

Proximity to airport:
400m to Wanaka Airport or 100km from Queenstown Airport
Proximity to town:
9 km to Wanaka

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Opening times

Business hours:
8.30am - 5 pm, 7 days. Closed Christmas Day.
Months of operation:
All months of the year

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