If you’re visiting Invercargill then Bill Richardson Transport World should be on your list of must do’s. This expansive museum provides the opportunity to view the largest private automotive collection of its type in the world. Spanning a city block, the museum is bursting with a huge range of classic trucks, cars, machinery, petrol pumps and so much more.
The collection is brought to you by one Southland family with a serious passion for transport. The late Bill Richardson would be more than proud to see a lifetime of passion so exquisitely put on display.
With more than 300 vehicles and 200 petrol pumps on display there is a lot to take in and many guests spend hours exploring every detail. Highlights include retro Kombi’s, Henry Ford Letter Cars, Model T’s, Diamond T Trucks, stunning 1930’s V8’s.
This is obviously an absolute must see for anyone with a passion for wheels, but it has also been cleverly designed to appeal to a wider range of visitors and families alike.
Guests will stumble across a stunning wearable arts collection, movie theatre, children’s play zones and quirky themed bathrooms that are fast becoming as famous as the vehicles.
With an onsite café and pass outs available, it’s easy to spend the day!
Bill Richardson Transport World Visitor Prices:
Senior, student and group prices available
Serving delicious food is a big part of the experience at Transport World. The Grille is an Invercargill cafe that strives to include the very best of New Zealand and Southland cuisine.
Transport World Grille Cafe is a popular Invercargill cafe with visitors and locals alike. Here you can enjoy excellent service and an ever changing menu within an automotive and retro themed decor. With plenty of space, quirky features and a great atmosphere, The Grille is an Invercargill cafe that won’t disappoint. The Grille offers a versatile space that is family friendly, great for groups and perfect for an intimate lunch. More Information:
If you’re looking for Invercargill accommodation with a true point of difference The Lodges At Transport World is for you. With six new individually themed apartments, this accommodation is spacious and packed full of premium comfort. It offers the sanctuary to relax and recharge. Onsite managers Graeme and Esther are committed to providing a warm and welcoming atmosphere, it’s the Southland way!
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