The MOTAT Great North Road (M1) site is open from 10am - 4pm every day except Christmas Day.
Nau mai! Haere mai! We extend a warm welcome to you and your whānau to enjoy our inspiring spaces, collections and exhibitions.
MOTAT Mates Annual Pass
MOTAT Mates annual pass is perfect for families and friends who love to visit MOTAT. Our annual pass will give you unlimited general admission to MOTAT, even during school holidays, along with other discounts and benefits.
Location & Parking
Located just 10 minutes drive from the Auckland CBD via the North Western Motorway, MOTAT is easy to find when you take the St Lukes Road off-ramp, Exit 6. We recommend planning your journey with Google Maps.
If you or someone you care for has accessibility requirements you will find the information you need to plan your visit here.
Planned and not so planned maintenance
To keep our collection operational, and in good condition for future generations, we occasionally need to close certain areas to perform checks and maintenance procedures.
Aviation Display Hall Redevelopment Project
Exciting new changes are happening at our Aviation Display Hall. Find out more about the construction, and how it will impact your visit.