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A unique personal collection of over 400 Classic British cars, commercials and motoring memorabilia. Please note there may be some dust and oil among the cars as the owner is not as young as he was and cannot get around them as often as he would...more
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We took our cousin and partner here as an unplanned visit on a Saturday afternoon.
The “horn” door bell is a hoot! It made us all jump!
The museum is huge and along with the 450 (or so) cars there are heaps of other old...More
I am not mad about cars but my husband was totally absorbed in the many, many British cars of all ages on display here. Not commercial - no shop, cafe and just basic toilet facilities, but any car buff would love to visit. How he...More
As a retired motor mechanic I thoroughly enjoyed reminiscing whlilst viewing makes and models I both worked on and owned during my long career. I was impressed with the fact that some exhibits are in concourse condition whilst others are showing battle scars of a...More
Paul S, Public Relations Manager at British Car Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2018
Many thanks for visiting and for taking the time to write a review, Grant - its very much appreciated.
If you like cars you have to go.
This is the cutest, quirky place and I would highly recommend.
The owner is such a likeable guy with lots of stories to tell so don't be in a rush.
Was a trip down memory lane finding...More
Thank Hayley S
Paul S, Public Relations Manager at British Car Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2018
Thanks Hayley - really pleased you enjoyed your visit.
My wife and I saw this museum as we drove, and decided to drop in. This turned out to be the best $10 I have spent in New Zealand. There are a breath-taking number of British cars in the museum; over 500. The cars range...More
Thank Mark T
Paul S, Owner at British Car Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 April 2018
You have to believe that this Museum has the largest collection of English cars in New Zealand....they are everywhere, crammed in, and stacked 2 high, to totally fill the vast area of adjoining sheds. Easy to spend an hour or so here. Only $10 admission...More
Paul S, Public Relations Manager at British Car Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 22 March 2018
Thanks for the review - we are very pleased your enjoyed your visit.
If there is a Godess she loves to go for a ride with the wind in her hair and the purr of the engine under the hood. She chooses a different vehicle every day but in each has a vase with a fresh poesy and...More
Thank Mary Ellen W
Paul S, Public Relations Manager at British Car Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2018