First time here? Read this essential guide to make your visit awesome!
MOTAT is teaming up with Bubble Dome to offer students amazing Minecraft Holiday Workshops. Here they will learn all about MOTAT’s Pumphouse, explore the endless possibilities of Minecraft and build their very own super hero lair.
New exhibition opening soon!
Book your school in today for a limited edition workshop with Joseph Herscher and learn all about the 6 simple machines.
Search and view MOTAT collection information online now...
In true Kiwi style, surround your guests with the history of the motor car!
Enjoy 1 year of entry for 1 low price. Individual and Family memberships available.
Opening 20 July!
Help us celebrate our pioneering aviators.
Explore cars with famous Kiwi drivers at the MOTAT
View our impressive Aviation Collection
Explore the impact of war on New Zealand through the eyes of those who were left behind...
Learn more about Sir Edmund Hillary’s 1956–58 Antarctic Expedition
Visit the Bomber Command memorial Website
Photograph of opening of MOTAT model railway