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Same place, different cars

Second visit to the museum; last one was about 5 years ago. Many of the cars had been swapped for... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Journey789532
Fantastic short-time visit

Excellent place to visit if you only have an hour or two. Chock full of high quality classic cars... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
makomihi
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Hamilton, New Zealand
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Something Classic for the Whole Family! A classic car museum with something to cater for every member of the family. Come and have a look at the cars of yesteryear which are sure to bring back memories. We have over 60 cars on display and an...more
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11 Railside Place | Frankton, Hamilton 3204, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Second visit to the museum; last one was about 5 years ago. Many of the cars had been swapped for different ones, so made it quite interesting.

Thank Journey789532
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent place to visit if you only have an hour or two. Chock full of high quality classic cars and memorabilia, well worth a visit.

Thank makomihi
Reviewed 1 week ago

Reasonably priced entry, around 100+ cars, motor bikes plus a huge amount of motoring memorabilia, model cars and other products from the early part of the 20th century. Well worth a visit. Helpful and friendly staff.

Thank AussieInAsia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Planned this because my husband is interested in cars and I like vintage things. The cars were a bit lost on me but I can appreciate how big a collection this way. Not just of the cars, but other related vintage accessories. We arrived a...More

Thank Kim A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very good service I had bacon egg muffin which was nice apart from the tomatoes paste which h is a required taste. Staff were very nice.

Thank bridge1226
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here after wondering for a while what it was like. The cafes setup like an American diner from the 60s. Food was pretty good. The trip through the museum requires at least an hour and there’s so many cars and worthy memorabilia. Great...More

Thank Craig W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After a delicious light lunch at the Juke Box diner attached to the museum we wandered in and were stunned by how fabulous this motor museum is. The cars and motorbikes are pristine and the assorted memorabilia is absolutely fascinating. This is a visit for...More

Thank GILL M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This museum features classic cars and other automobile related items, such as memorabilia from Shell service stations. You enter the museum through a 1950s themed diner. The exhibits bring back memories.

Thank Robert D
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

This activity is great if you are into cars or history , if it’s bad weather, need to fill in time on holidays, want to see something different, I think you could spend up to 3-4 hrs there if you were really interested, but a...More

Thank nikkielee777
Reviewed 29 August 2018

A huge range of well kept and nicely displayed vehicles and memorabilia. Cafe food and service is average. Very popular and spacious park over property for travellers.

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delissh42
2 October 2018|
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Response from Toni H | Property representative |
Yes we have a lift and the museum is very wheel chair friendly We look forward to welcoming you and your Dad in the future
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