Magnificent MOTAT

Craig West travelled to Auckland to visit to one of New Zealand’s premier aircraft collections

Set in the lush, landscaped surrounds of Auckland’s Western Springs Lakeside Park, The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT) is the largest of its kind in New Zealand. Opened in 1964, it’s spread across 40 acres (16.2 hectares) and two sites, and contains more than 300,000 objects of national significance, ranging from stamps to steam trains.

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