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Omaka Classic cars

Aerodrome Road | Omaka, Blenheim 7272, New Zealand
+64 3-577 9419
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Awesome collection

This place is well worth a visit. Such an amazing collection of cars. My husband, son and... read more

Reviewed 13 July 2017
Mapua1962
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Nelson-Tasman Region, New Zealand
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Early Childhood Memories

I have always liked Jaguar cars, Bentleys and all types of Classic cars. The cars that we observed... read more

Reviewed 13 July 2017
angus2017007
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Blenheim, New Zealand
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Situated next to the Omaka Aviation Heritage Centre on the outskirts of Blenheim and showcasing around 60 vehicles from the 1950's to the 1990's, the collection offers a special insight into both Marlborough and New Zealand motoring history from that charismatic period where space, grace, chrome bumpers, large grilles and individual design were allowed to run wild. The total collection is about 115 cars, with half on display at any one time.
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  • Very good38%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Aerodrome Road | Omaka, Blenheim 7272, New Zealand
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+64 3-577 9419
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Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

This place is well worth a visit. Such an amazing collection of cars. My husband, son and father-in-law thoroughly enjoyed it. Each generation having their own favourite car in the collection. So much to see and all a private collection!

Thank Mapua1962
Reviewed 13 July 2017

I have always liked Jaguar cars, Bentleys and all types of Classic cars. The cars that we observed as children as we walked to school in the fifties and sixties. Who owned these cars, gosh the people must be wealthy. And here they all were....More

Thank angus2017007
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Cars are well presented. This is a display of cars that most baby boomers will remember as having had these cars themselves or their dad had some of them or of course they were on the roads. Quite a few Jaguars, as many South Island...More

Thank Bev M
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Found this attraction which was nostalgic and interesting.sqent an hour wondering around the various models dating from 1960's to 1980's-over 100 cars all in immaculate condition.a relaxing time with staff ready to share their auto knowledge and stories.the entrance fee only $20.will call in again...More

Thank G8824JBisabelc
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

We hired our wedding cars with Omaka Classic Cars - stunning cars, lovely drivers well dressed - they gave us a real sense of occasion and lovely photo props as well. Highly recommended.

1  Thank 3Bubs3
Reviewed 24 March 2017

We visited the Omaka aviation centre and then the Omaka Classic Cars a lovely well kept display of classic cars well worth a visit

Thank Anita506
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

Omaka classic cars has about 80 odd cars on show ranging from Pre war to 10 years old but mostly 70's era. Cars aren't immaculate and have their original patina which is good to see. Loved the fact you can open hoods and doors to...More

Thank MHIChris
Reviewed 21 March 2017

We had an hour to fill in, so popped into the car museum. We both enjoyed it. Trip down memory lane. Would go again.

Thank Janni_NZAuckland
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

This facility is next to the aviation museum of Marlbourgh, which makes it easy to visit and enjoy. .

Thank a h
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Next to the Omaka Aviation Heritage Centre is this colleciton of cars and a few motorbikes. It is an interesting collection with some older everyday use cars and a number of original condition and restored classics. Not a big collection compared to some, but cheap...More

Thank Jim_bris
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