Visit the Pointon Collection Car Museum in Wellington

This is a unique museum that’s sure to be of interest to anyone, especially car enthusiasts. Take a walk down memory lane, or learn a thing or two about previous generations. Check out the vintage cars; a unique private collection of antique/vintage cars & motorcycles. There is also an extensive collection of garage equipment, signs, tools, spares, accessories and books portraying the early automobile history of the local New Zealand community.

Is there anywhere to enjoy a picnic?

Yes, of course! There is a beautiful harvest garden! A 3/4 Acre garden is set in the beautiful Wairarapa countryside specifically laid out for cutting flowers, foliage and harvesting seed-heads etc. Take your time and relax!

Enjoy the 1930s ambience. The museum is a replica of a small town New Zealand garage from the 1930s, displayed in a prefabricated military building (cWW1). Admire the period clothing; original vintage costume are on display to tell their stories, themed around eras or special garments. Displays are changed in February, May, August, and November.

  • Monday – 10:00 to 16:00
  • Tuesday – 10:00 to 16:00
  • Wednesday – 10:00 to 16:00
  • Thursday – 10:00 to 16:00
  • Friday – 10:00 to 16:00
  • Saturday – 10:00 to 16:00
  • Sunday – 10:00 to 16:00


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