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The Science Roadshow is back at MOTAT for the July School Holidays with an exciting lineup of hands-on science experiments, activities, and live demonstrations.
Revved up, fully charged, and challenging the status quo! MOTAT’s latest exhibition, Accelerate: Driving New Zealand, delves into the past, present, and future of New Zealand’s relationship with vehicles.
Offering learning experiences that support the development of the next generation of makers, doers, inventors, and creators who will shape the future with new ways of working, thinking, and living.
If you are interested in donating collections to the Museum, we have an acquisitions process which must be followed. Please contact a member of our Collections Team for information on how to do this – thank you for your contribution to the growing collection at MOTAT.
Find out more about our unique private event venues
Help MOTAT give back to the community with Z’s ‘Good in the Hood’ campaign running throughout May.
First time visiting MOTAT? Check out this helpful guide to help you make the most of your visit.
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