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Admission to MOTAT is an affordable family activity which provides a rich learning experience for visitor’s young and old alike. The admission fee for entry to MOTAT includes access to the MOTAT Great North Rd and MOTAT Meola Rd sites. General admission also includes unlimited return tram rides between each site.

All holiday experiences during the school holidays are included as part of your normal admission or free as part of an annual MOTAT Mate pass which includes year round access for a family of 2 adults and up to 4 children.


You can become a MOTAT Mate from just $45 for an individual or $95 for a family!

Want to book a group visit? Find out more here.

General Admission Prices 

Prices valid from 1 July 2017

  • Adults - $19
  • Children (5-16 years) - $10
  • Student with NZ Student ID (includes tertiary students) - $10
  • Overseas Senior Citizen (non NZ, aged 65+) - $10
  • Family Pass (2 adults and up to 4 children) - $45
  • Under 5s - Free
  • SuperGold Card Holders with ID - Free
  • 20% Discount on General Admission for AA Members (Terms & Conditions Apply) 


Accepted Payment Methods

  • Cash
  • Credit Cards (Visa, MasterCard, American Express)

Please note we do not accept personal cheques.


Great Gifts!

Gift vouchers are available from our MOTAT shops. MOTAT Mates Annual Passes also make great presents!