MOTAT (Museum of Transport & Technology)

MOTAT is New Zealand's largest and leading transport and technology museum offering visitors a fun, interactive & educational experience. Take an interactive journey through many technological achievements that have helped shape New Zealand.


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The largest museum of its kind in NZ, MOTAT, Auckland’s Museum of Transport and Technology, offers a fun, interactive, and educational experience. Explore our fascinating exhibitions covering the history and development of NZ transport, technology and Kiwi ingenuity.

Visit the original Pumphouse, wander through our historic village or ride the heritage tram to our Aviation Display Hall which houses one of the largest aviation collections in the Southern Hemisphere.

MOTAT is known as one of Auckland’s best value attractions. With regular events, school holiday experiences and monthly Live Days there is something for everyone. Visit our website to see what's on today!

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Physical address

805 Great North Road, Auckland Central, New Zealand.

Pricing and Conditions

Adult $19.00
Other charges:
Children (5-16 years) $10, Students (with Student ID) $10, Overseas Senior Citizen $10, Family Pass (2 adults and up to 4 children) $45, Children under 5 years FREE, Super Gold Card Holders FREE

Facilities and Features

Proximity to airport:
Approximately a 30 minute drive from Auckland Airport.
Proximity to coach terminal:
Approximately a 10 minute drive from the Auckland City coach terminal.
Proximity to town:
Approximately a 10 minute drive from downtown Auckland.

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Opening times

Business hours:
10am-5pm daily (excluding Christmas Day)
Months of operation:
All months of the year

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