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Packard Motor Museum - Entry & Guided Tour

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Explore the fascinating history of New Zealand’s Motor revolution at the Packard Motor Museum!

This fantastic museum is home to the largest collection of Packard Motor Cars in all of Australasia and also includes an extensive range of other vehicles, machinery and memorabilia from the 19th and 20th centuries.

This amazing collection encompasses; classic motorbikes, English & classic vehicles, fire engines, military vehicles, steam & traction engines, earth movers and pioneer exhibits!

Your friendly and highly knowledgeable guide will provide an entertaining and informative commentary throughout your tour, allowing plenty of time to recall amazing stories, snap brilliant photographs and really take in this remarkable collection.

Fantastic for all ages, the Packard Motor Museum is an informative, fun and unique experience that's sure to be enjoyed by the whole family!

Adult $20.00
Child $10.00 (5 - 15 years)
Family $50.00 (2 Adults & up to 4 Children)

Location

  • 1146 State Highway 14, Maungatapere, Whangarei

Child Friendly

  • This experience welcomes families with children.

Notes

  • Open Hours: 10:00am - 4:00pm

Available Bookings from 17 May to 23 May 2023

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All prices are shown in NZD ($)

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  • Adult$10.00 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Child$5.00
  • Family$25.00

  • Adult$10.00
  • Child$5.00
  • Family$25.00

  • Adult$10.00 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Child$5.00
  • Family$25.00

  • Adult$10.00 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Child$5.00
  • Family$25.00

Authenticated Reviews & PhotosAll of our reviews are from people who have booked and paid for this activity thru Bookme

Authenticated Reviews & PhotosAll of our reviews are from people who have booked and paid for this activity thru Bookme

4.9

31 reviews

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Jason from New Zealand wrote on 31 May 2021

What a place!

My family took my father here for his 70th birthday, and what a trip down memory lane for him! He loved pottering around the cars from his child hood and inspecting the expert craftsmanship. We initially factored in about 2 hours here, but after 4.5 hours we walked out. Tim the tour guide was an absolute legend and his knowledge behind just about every item here is amazing, he even fired up an old supercharged Packard which was pretty epic for everyone in our group. I highly recommend this place for both young and old, we took my sisters kids who are 8 and 4 and they had an absolute ball

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So glad you and your family enjoyed your visit. We value your recommendation and thanks for the great review.

juliap1 from Canada wrote on 27 March 2020

Rare and huge collection

We were very impressed with the personal tour we received at this car museum. There were some rare finds and an overwhelming number of not only cars but other vehicles, farm equipment, bicycles and motorcycles, rifles and more. Well worth going out of you way to find this gem.

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David Acton from New Zealand wrote on 03 April 2022

Hidden Gem

Amazing place that is well worth a visit. A lovely collection and something for everyone.

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joanneg6 from New Zealand wrote on 06 January 2022

well worth visiting

Friendly staff The cars are amazing love the horse drawn carriages

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Thanks for the encouraging review! Be sure to let others know about us :)

Denise Williams from New Zealand wrote on 12 March 2021

Awesome

Don our tour guide was awesome very informative lots of knowledge well worth seeing very thing here would recommend going there

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Thanks for your great review. Will pass your praise onto Don.

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