Weekend Experiences

MOTAT has a great range of experiences to keep the family busy during weekend visits. From Horse and Carriage rides to lolly making, experience something extra on your next MOTAT visit.

  • Weekends of Imagination

    A series of brand new activities specifically created to engage young minds! Featuring nothing but super hands-on interactive activities, flex your creative muscles every Saturday and Sunday.

  • MOTAT Live

    There is no better time to experience MOTAT than on the Third Sunday of every month from 10am - 4pm. See MOTATs operational collection come to life with a great range of family activities included as part of your normal MOTAT admission.

  • Blacksmith Forge

    Visit the MOTAT Forge every Sunday to see our Blacksmith melt and mold metal into cooking tools, utensils and everyday items.

  • The Print Shop

    Our Print Shop is open every Sunday where you can see a variety of printing presses in action including the Heidelberg, Adana, Common Press, and Linotype 78. We also hold a few activities for the children with takeaway items to complete the experience.

  • Village Handcrafts Demonstration

    Learn Victorian era crafts with MOTAT every Sunday. We have a wide range of craft activities which change throughout the year. Activities have included knitting crafts and spinning yarn on a wheel.

Past Events

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