Visit the Yaldhurst Museum of Transport & Science in Christchurch

If you are looking for something interesting and different to do and are interested in history, classic cars and other forms of vintage transport, style and technology from the last 100+ years be sure to pay this amazing private collection a visit; You are sure to enjoy your visit to the Yaldhurst Museum. You’re guaranteed a trip down memory lane and for the younger visitors, an insight into how things used to be.

Is there anywhere to get something to drink?

Yes, of course! On site at the Yaldhurst Museum of Transport & Science is the Garden Café! You can be sure to pick up a lovely drink and a bite to eat at the café, which is open from 10:00 to 15:30.

The displays reflect real character and atmosphere that excites memories of the past. Yaldhurst is unique and owes its special character to its history. The Yaldhurst Museum has amassed an eclectic mix of road transport including one of the largest and finest collections of horse drawn vehicles in the country. They have over 50 cars on display covering a period of 100 years, fire engines, print shop and much more.

  • Monday – CLOSED
  • Tuesday – CLOSED
  • Wednesday – 10:00 to 17:00
  • Thursday – 10:00 to 17:00
  • Friday – 10:00 to 17:00
  • Saturday – 10:00 to 17:00
  • Sunday – 10:00 to 17:00


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