MOTAT Live Day

Enjoy all the action at M1 and M2 on these exciting LIVE Days, where more of the collection operates thanks to the hard work of our amazing volunteers.

Date & Time

17 Jan 2021 | 10am - 4pm



Experience all the action every third Sunday! 

This January, so many of your favourite LIVE Day activities will be operating, PLUS we have a super-fun virtual reality experience and face painting too.

Take the whānau on a steam locomotive or on a horse and carriage ride, picnic on the Village lawn and experience our iconic heritage trams in action.

All included in your general admission fee.

MOTAT Live Day visitor activities include:  

  • Blacksmith working in the forge

  • Lolly and bread making demonstrations

  • Little Flick rides

  • Steam locomotive and heritage tram rides

  • Horse and carriage rides

Ride on a historic steam train.

Make MOTAT Live an essential day out for the whole family.

MOTAT Live activities are weather and operational dependent.


We recommend parking in our large car park at M2 and enjoying the free vintage tram ride between sites.