Araroa Tearooms

MOTAT’s Araroa Tearooms is under new management!

On your next visit to MOTAT, be sure to stop by the Araroa Tearooms located in Cropper house and enjoy the wide range of scrumptious home baked goodies, or choose one of the delicious items from the menu.

View our menus here:

Araroa Menu

Oriels Menu


Accessibility for Visitors with Disabilities


General Policy

MOTAT offers visitors with disabilities and their caregiver free entry to the Museum. Groups are requested to make a booking before they visit by calling 09 815 5808 or emailing bookings@motat.org.nz.

MOTAT are happy to meet and greet your group upon arrival on the day of your visit.

Getting Here

MOTAT is accessible by car or by public transportation. MOTAT have disability parking spaces available at both of our sites on Great North Road and Meola Road.

For public transport information, please visit www.maxx.co.nz.

Accessibility and Amenities

 Parents Room

Located next to the 90 Degrees South Sir Edmund Hillary Exhibition