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Fun for all ages

No idea what to expect with this but it had something for everyone and was really well done... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Alison L
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Wellington, New Zealand
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An experience not to be missed - every inner kid needs to see this stuff

Kind of thought "this will be a bit precious and naff" - wrong! It's way over the top - it's fun... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Grant N
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Hastings, New Zealand
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Reviewed 30 March 2021

Some people have done a lot to produce some weird and wonderful "machines" - approach it in a light-hearted manner and don't be too critical. I recommend you feed the steam train at the front $2 - it's worth it!

Date of experience: March 2021
Thank Mike A
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Reviewed 20 March 2021 via mobile

I didn’t know much about steampunk. This was heaps of fun and really interesting. Well worth a visit. Such talent on display.

Date of experience: March 2021
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Reviewed 12 March 2021

Not being big into the Steampunk thing we thought we’d have a look as the outside constructions looked... impressive

Had a great time wandering around, admiring the ingenuity, creativity and sights...it’s definitely worth a visit.

It’s weird and wacky and a perplexing but fun time

Special shout out to the small Portal room and show... it’s just incredible with lights, sounds and a feeling of floating. I get migraines and aren’t good with heights but that show was so amazing and uplifting, worth the cost of entry on its own

You won’t regret it

Heartily recommend...even non sci- fi pal thought it incredible amazing and was quite speechless, and also heartily recommends

Date of experience: March 2021
Thank Flo_Maisy
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Reviewed 8 March 2021 via mobile

A really reasonably priced activity that gives everyone in the family the opportunity to be as inquisitive and wowed as they want. It's junky and mechanical and wonderful all at once. Such a cool hour or so spent here. Hats off to the creators.

Date of experience: March 2021
Thank Sally C
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Reviewed 2 March 2021

It was somewhere we had tried to visit a few times, finally got there at opening time of 10.00... for $10 per adult is a good price for what you get... lots to look at, lots to try and do go to the Portal.. very pretty.

Date of experience: February 2021
Thank Lesley W
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