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National Transport and Toy Museum

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851-905 Wanaka-Luggate Highway, Wanaka 9382, New Zealand
+64 3-443 8765
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Amazing Collection

Absolutely amazing collection of toys, cars, trucks, airplanes and much much more. Situated just... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Brisbane, Australia
via mobile
Totally amazing

The toy museum is totally incredible, you can easily spend a few hours here. Amazing collection of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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851-905 Wanaka-Luggate Highway, Wanaka 9382, New Zealand
+64 3-443 8765
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Absolutely amazing collection of toys, cars, trucks, airplanes and much much more. Situated just near the Wanaka Airport this place will take the serious collector visitor at least 3 days to explore there is just so much to see! Luckily the $18 entry fee for...More

Thank Missy601
Reviewed 1 week ago

The toy museum is totally incredible, you can easily spend a few hours here. Amazing collection of toys from yesteryear, so much to see. Loved every minute and will definitely go back again. Also loved the collection of vehicles

Thank Suzanne D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great morning day exploring the toy museum. It includes old toys and cars from a bygone era. Our teenagers thoroughly enjoyed spending time with us and hearing about the toys we had and seeing some of the old cars we use to...More

Thank brodie28
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stumbled across this toy museum and so glad we stopped! A wonderful collection of old toys from smurfs, barbies and star wars plus so much more ! An amazing collection of cars and planes and trucks! Well worth a visit !

Thank miranda t
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having been to other motor museums thought this would be similar. They have all types of vehicles but none of them and restored sadly and it appeared to be a dumping ground. One of the cars them even still had jigsaw boxes left in the...More

Thank Sandy R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fiona and i called in on our way back from Wanaka to Queenstown. We were amazed by the extensive collection of toys, cars and aircraft. It was delightful to see the vehicles from our past, i was surprised there was no Trabant the former East...More

Thank JohnClements1959
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

Amazing collection of transportation and toy! Mind-boggling really! Definitely worth a visit. Even my 20 months old son enjoyed seeing all the toys and trucks.

Thank Diana Y
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Took our two kids here and could have stayed all day. The quantity of stuff in the museum is phenomenal and there are lots of exhibits kids can climb on for photos and ride in (adult sized pedal cars a big hit) plus a little...More

Thank Hannah H
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

A great place to wander for as long as you have time for. Not clinical at all, more like wandering through barns of treasure. I could have easily spent all day here, but my wife and kids did lose interest after a while. There are...More

Thank Eddedd
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Was recommended to us whilst staying in wanaka. Blown away by the enormous and fantastic collection, like going back in time. If going in autumn or winter make sure to rug up as only main building have heating

Thank kingsmorri
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ed t
30 June 2017|
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Response from JohnClements1959 | Reviewed this property |
I recsll it being $18 per adult. it's a great place, hope you enjoy it if you visit.
Linda L
16 February 2016|
Response from WilsonFamilyNz |
8.30am – 5pm daily (except Christmas Day)