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Given Transport World's natural enthusiasm for wheels and, the regions celebrated obsession with motorcycles, Classic Motorcycle Mecca is a stunning addition to our city center. Widely regarded to be a world class display the collection houses over...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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25 Tay Street, Invercargill 9810, New Zealand
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+64 3-218 4372
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All reviews two floors attached cafe on display impressive collection world class collection two storey wonderful museum blown away truck museum staff were so friendly worth the effort middle of town great place to visit transport museum an absolute vintage bikes an amazing place
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Incredible place with a HUGE collection of motorbikes from all eras. A great outing for the whole family followed by a delicious lunch in the cafe. Add it to the list if in the area; it’s world class and you won’t regret visiting.More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Janine C
TransportWorld, Manager at Classic Motorcycle Mecca, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

It is fabulous to hear your feedback. We are extremely pleased that you enjoyed your time with us, we strive to keep our collection as diverse as possible to engage all members of the family and it is great to hear you found that aspect...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hubby and I are huge motorcycle (and motorcycle racing) fans so a visit the motorcycle museum “Motorcycle Mecca” during our stay in Invercargill was a must. There are heaps of bikes, mainly old ones though they had a few lovely Ducatis, one of Croz’s race...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank KiwiLynda15
TransportWorld, General Manager at Classic Motorcycle Mecca, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much for taking the time to review us and for providing valuable feedback about the sound system upstairs on the day you visited. We are very sorry you were unable to hear the videos and can assure you we took your feedback on...More

Reviewed 6 December 2018

Great place to stop in Invercargill. Well curated, good signage and a lovely attached cafe. The woman working the front desk the day we were there was fabulous. She was funny, informative (has family from Utah?)...and made the visit complete....give her a raise!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank MoxieBoston
TransportWorld, Manager at Classic Motorcycle Mecca, responded to this reviewResponded 7 December 2018

It is great to hear that you were thrilled with your experience. We hope to see you back again in future, thank you for taking the time to write a review.

Reviewed 29 November 2018

wonderful museum and right in the middle of town, something for everyone to see great afternoon entertainment

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Guide633889
TransportWorld, Manager at Classic Motorcycle Mecca, responded to this reviewResponded 7 December 2018

We are very glad to hear you had a wonderful time with us at Classic Motorcycle Mecca. Thank you for your kind review.

Reviewed 26 November 2018 via mobile

Two floors of well loved and excellently present motorbikes. Definitely motorbike heaven. Staff were so friendly too. If you love bikes this is a bucket list trip.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank gallifreyfalls
TransportWorld, Manager at Classic Motorcycle Mecca, responded to this reviewResponded 7 December 2018

It is great to hear that you were thrilled with your experience. We hope to see you back again in future, thank you for taking the time to write a review.

Reviewed 4 November 2018

Really well curated look into the history of motorcycles, with some very special bikes on display and useful/interesting descriptions of each. I learned a lot and got to see some really cool motorcycles. There is a small souvenir area and I wished it was bigger/had...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Casey C
TransportWorld, Manager at Classic Motorcycle Mecca, responded to this reviewResponded 26 November 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write to us. We are extremely glad to hear you enjoyed your experience and hope to see you back again in future.

Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

This museum is one of a kind in the world. I really recommend it to any one coming to Invercargill.Keep up the good work

Date of experience: October 2018
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TransportWorld, Manager at Classic Motorcycle Mecca, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2018

Thank you for your kind review, we are extremely glad you enjoyed your time with us.

Reviewed 15 October 2018

Okay, honestly, not THAT into bikes, but this place was amazing (I keep using that word about Invercargill) Steeped in history the museum hoses a wondrous collection of vintage motorcycles and the rich history of New Zealand's connection with the motorcycling world. I took the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Chris L
TransportWorld, Manager at Classic Motorcycle Mecca, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2018

Wonderful to hear you enjoyed your time with us here at Classic Motorcycle Mecca. It's awesome to know that our visitors appreciate the restoration aspect of the collection. And yes John Britten was a very clever man. Thank you for your review.

Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

The museum is simply fantastic for the motorcycle enthusiast. Amazing for this part of the world. The cafe/restaurant serves simply beautiful fresh food with coffee to die for..a must for any traveller to this area.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Brian S
TransportWorld, Manager at Classic Motorcycle Mecca, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2018

We are very glad to hear you had a wonderful time with us at Classic Motorcycle Mecca. Thank you for your kind review.

Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

We planned this stop on our family trip specifically for Daddy to enjoy. He had a great time soaking in the history of the different bikes including displays, videos and information. Myself and the kids who know nothing about bikes, also enjoyed the exhibits and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Sarox210
TransportWorld, Manager at Classic Motorcycle Mecca, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2018

Spectacular! We are so glad your time here was such a valuable experience. It is great to hear which aspects of the collection you enjoyed most. Thank you for taking the time to review us.

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Response from Icecat801 | Reviewed this property |
$20 for adult 15 and over, $18 for senior, $18 student with ID, $10 Child 5-14yr, Under 5 free. The entry to Transport World (truck museum) is $25 for adult, $22.50 senior. If you but the passes together (Turbo Pass) they... More
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