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National Transport and Toy Museum

Open Now: 08:30 - 17:00
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I love Barbie and seeing old toys

I've just lost my dad so it was a bit emotional seeing a Commodore 64 as we used to play this... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
tracyabs
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Markfield, United Kingdom
Wonderful exhibits of all kinds

An incredible collection of toys, cars, trucks and aircraft await one. The 2 model railways... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
MkomazanaCottages
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Durban, South Africa
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851-905 Wanaka-Luggate Highway, Wanaka 9382, New Zealand
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All reviews star wars pedal cars amazing collection old cars huge collection trip down memory lane barbie dolls on display military vehicles fire engine couple of hours classic cars few hours entrance fee allow plenty of time all ages rainy day
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I've just lost my dad so it was a bit emotional seeing a Commodore 64 as we used to play this together. I then saw the Barbie area and this really took me back to my childhood. My partner loved all the old cars and...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lots of vehicles, toys to see, however the displays left a little to be desired from the vehicles and transport. If you are an avid car enthusiast, and photographer you will be dissapointed as you are not about to get a good look at the...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

An incredible collection of toys, cars, trucks and aircraft await one. The 2 model railways delighted our little grandson and the toy shop at the entrance has an amazing selection, but the variety of the exhibits is both enthralling and amazing. Family owned and well...More

Thank MkomazanaCottages
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Well worth a visit. Huge collection of older toys which are really interesting and well displayed. Also some house hold items from yesteryear. Model trains. Motorcycles, cars, rickshaws, taxis, planes, tanks and fire trucks. It's all here! You are allowed to get into/sit on some...More

Thank ajdrew66
Reviewed 5 October 2018

My kids and I had a great fun walking through four very large halls full with old cars and other transport. On some of them you may climb. You experience the development of many transportation through history as well as other machines like radio, television...More

Thank avibrecher
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Very very very very very cool. Kids will love the place and lots to see and take photos. easy as to find and great staff. coffee is a bit slow but what the heck.

Thank Boa A
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

This is a great place to visit for all ages. There are so many toys to look at, it was fun to find toys from our childhood and reminisce about what toys we had. I was also fascinated by the transport collection, you really need...More

Thank Sarah F
Reviewed 8 September 2018

Took me back to my childhood. So much to see. To some it up where doe's one start? Love the old toy's best.

Thank RuthR2344
Reviewed 7 September 2018

Took my teenagers here and they enjoyed themselves looking at the eclectic mix of toys and vehicles. They particularly like the old pedal cars to get around in. Better to see then the Warbird museum down the road.

Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

It was overwhelming. Incredible collection of stuff ... toys cars war vehicles fire engines ... but just so much stuff and it appeared to be an unorganized collection of stuff. Pretty amazing though a d worth a visit. Allow at least two hours. Has a...More

Thank Markyparknz
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Janicey519
9 September 2017|
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Response from Missy601 | Reviewed this property |
There is a huge amount to see, you can get a return pass for free, good for 3 days I think. It will take you 3 days to see everything but if you are a bit selective allow 3-4 hours.
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edt1140
30 June 2017|
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Response from JohnClements1959 | Reviewed this property |
I recsll it being $18 per adult. it's a great place, hope you enjoy it if you visit.
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Linda L
16 February 2016|
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8.30am – 5pm daily (except Christmas Day)
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