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MOTAT is New Zealand's largest transport and technology museum and offers a fun and exciting learning experience for visitors of all ages.
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MOTAT Aviation Hall reopening soon!

The MOTAT Aviation Hall located on Motions Road is nearly ready to open to the public. With a brand new car park right outside the front door, and a free tram to take you around the precinct, visiting MOTAT has never been easier.
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Essentials

Opening Hours

MOTAT Great North Road is open from 10:00 am - 4:00 pm every day except Christmas Day.

Prices

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.

Accessibility

If you or someone you care for has accessibility requirements you will find the information you need to plan your visit here.

MOTAT Aviation Hall reopening soon!

The MOTAT Aviation Hall located on Motions Road is nearly ready to open to the public. With a brand new car park right outside the front door, and a free tram to take you around the precinct, visiting MOTAT has never been easier.

Visiting in the COVID-19 'Traffic Light' Framework

Tāmaki Makaurau is at the Orange light setting of the Covid-19 'Traffic Light' Protection Framework. Plan your visit, and discover the safety precautions we have in place for you to visit safely here.

Current Closures and Maintenance

We occasionally need to close certain areas to perform checks and maintenance procedures. Other times we are changing exhibitions or taking a break away. Check here for any planned closures.