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“This very good motorcycle museum has CLOSED in April 2016”
Opened in December 2014 - Nelson's latest all-weather, world class tourist destination! Igniting enthusiasm with motorcycle aficionados, historians and lovers of fine art throughout New Zealand. The largest private collection of its kind in the...more
This unpretentious display has so many old and unusual motorbikes it is a joy to behold. It is also one of the biggest collections you will possibly find in the southern hemisphere. It is extremely sad that this is closing. It would be a great...More
It would have been the best collection of mostly restored (with many to concours standard) classic bikes in NZ. All the bikes were European or US with a few NZ ones with the most famous NZ bikes being Britten race bikes.
My husband loved his time drooling over all the motorbikes they had in the collection. He actually went back for a second visit and because they remembered him (probably cause of all the drooling) he got in free.
The whole collection is owned by one...More
We went to Nelson especially to see this museum. As it is closing. What a fantastic museum. Beautiful bikes and a great collection. Well laid out and so much to see. Such a shame it is closing as this is a must see and do...More
This collection is stunning in its quality throughout, from the premises, to the classic motorcycle collection and the art posters. The collection ranges from the first examples of small engines fixed to bicycles, right through to modern the BMW R90S with only delivery miles on...More
This is one of the best Motorcycle museums I have visited anywhere on the planet. Some 270 mainly British and US plus French, Italian and Kiwi motorcycles are beautifully prepared and presented in a purpose-build exhibition space. Note, I learned it is likely to close...More