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MOTAT Village Live Day

MOTAT Village Live Day

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  • Sun 20 Aug ’17, 10:00am – 5:00pm


MOTAT (Museum of Transport & Technology), 805 Great North Rd, Western Springs Show map


All Ages

Ticket Information:

  • Adults: $19.00
  • Children (5-16 years): $10.00
  • Student with NZ Student ID: $10.00
  • Overseas Senior Citizen (non NZ, aged 65+): $10.00
  • Family Pass (2 adults and up to 4 children): $45.00
  • Under 5's: $0.00
  • SuperGold Card Holders with ID: $0.00



There is no better time to experience MOTAT than at one of our regular MOTAT Live Days!

See MOTATs operational collection come to life every third Sunday of the month* from 10am – 5pm with a great range of family activities included as part of your normal MOTAT admission.

This August we are highlighting the MOTAT Village with a fete on top of all the usual Live Day experiences.

MOTAT Village Live Day Activities include:

- Blacksmith in the Forge (11am - 4pm)
- Village Games (10am - 4pm)
- Handcraft demonstrations (11am - 3pm)
- Historic school lessons (10am - 4pm)
- Water Colour Painting demonstrations (10am - 4pm)
- Bread making demonstrations (10am - 4pm)
- Victorian fancy dress & photos (10am-4pm)
- Village tours (11am, 12pm, 2pm, 3pm)

MOTAT 1 Live day visitor activities include:
- Printshop and Bindery demonstrations (10am - 4pm)
- Pumphouse boiler operating (10am - 4pm)
- Pumphouse tours (10:30am, 11am, 12pm, 2pm, 3pm(
- Cafe Coffee Cart (10am - 4pm)
- Little Flick rides (11am - 3pm)
- Horse & Carriage rides (11am - 3pm)

MOTAT 2 Live day visitor activities include:
- Steam train rides (every 20mins)
- Armoured personnel carrier rides (every 10mins)
- Aviation Workshop (11am – 2:30pm)
- Coffee and food service by the MOTAT Cafe (10am - 4pm)

Live activities are weather and operational dependent and any change in activities will be advised on the homepage of our website.

There is so much to experience at MOTAT every third Sunday of the month, so make MOTAT Live an essential day out for the whole family.

Normal MOTAT admission fees apply.
*Dates subject to change. Please check the MOTAT Event Calendar for dates.

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