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Ferrymead Heritage Park

50 Ferrymead Park Drive, Christchurch 8022, New Zealand
+64 3-384 1970
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Great on a sunny day!

Really enjoyed it here, there was so much to see and do. Would definitely recommend it to families... read more

Reviewed 15 September 2017
Kathryn B
Stepping back in Time

Had a great time with my girlfriend here, it was during the week so it was very quiet, it truly did... read more

Reviewed 25 August 2017
Faisal E
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The park is comprised of an Edwardian township, which includes buildings from a church and a police house to a bakery and a railway station, as well as an exhibition area.
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good46%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“steam train” (19 reviews)
“tram rides” (5 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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50 Ferrymead Park Drive, Christchurch 8022, New Zealand
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+64 3-384 1970
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Reviewed 15 September 2017

Really enjoyed it here, there was so much to see and do. Would definitely recommend it to families, however a lot of it is outdoors, so not ideal for a rainy day!

Thank Kathryn B
Reviewed 25 August 2017

Had a great time with my girlfriend here, it was during the week so it was very quiet, it truly did feel like we were the only ones back in time. Lots of the houses were wide open you can go to every room and...More

Thank Faisal E
FerrymeadPark, Marketing Manager at Ferrymead Heritage Park, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2017

So pleased you and your girlfriend enjoyed your time at Ferrymead Heritage Park. Thank you

Reviewed 22 August 2017

Relive the old days of settlement at this historic park with old style attractions and quirky items on display

Thank happysheepChina
Reviewed 18 August 2017

I have been to Freeymead Heritage Park several times including a night time function. I love the place!! It is a great place to spend a lazy afternoon just wandering around. Wonderful collections. It is a credit to the people who look after it. I...More

Thank Sonya W
FerrymeadPark, Marketing Manager at Ferrymead Heritage Park, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2017

Thank you Sonya. Glad you enjoy Ferrymead Heritage Park.

Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Over the years I've taken my son with me countless times, often spending a fair amount in the bakery, chatting to the staff, and enjoying the details of each and everyplace, my fave thing to do is just read the old news paper, my son...More

Thank 805scarletta
HJane62, Marketing and Events Manager at Ferrymead Heritage Park, responded to this reviewResponded 9 June 2017

Thank you for your review. It is wonderful that you and your son are able to spend many hours of enjoyment here.

Reviewed 25 April 2017

i wasnt that keen on going to ferrymead but once there i was most impressed wot an awsum place to spend the day, tram, train ride excellent food and plenty of yesteryear to checkout, this place is a must visit

Thank chasauto103
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

Great day out for the kids. Spend at least 2 hours here going back in time. Great tram ride around park. Worth the entrance fee paid.

1  Thank bernardrenee2016
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Excellent heritage experience, trains and trams plus outdoor scenery all enjoyable. Child friendly, lots of open space and interesting features.

Thank lizarossie
Reviewed 7 April 2017

For fifty years now, Ferrymead Heritage park has been collecting & displaying an interactive experience of yesteryear. When I was about 5 years old all the children in Christchurch took sixpence (5 cents) to school to help buy a steam train. It had been decommissioned...More

1  Thank northbeachgirl2015
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Nostalgia and you might learn something. Shows how we used to live and the difference in size of homes from then to now - much larger families then too. Interesting attractions but great when there is something on.

Thank Sallymcr
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Barb M
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Response from HJane62 | Property representative |
Hi, Adults - $20, Snr - $15, Child - $10 and Family Pass - $50 All the admission fees are on our website. Thanks
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