December, 2020

This is a repeating event

2020Sat05Dec10:00 am4:00 pmPostponedScience Fiction Science Future Exhibition | MOTATWill not reopen until Auckland returns to Alert Level 2Cancelled due to change in COVID Alert Levels10:00 am - 4:00 pm MOTAT Museum of Transport and Technology, 805 Great North Road & Meola Road, Western Springs, Auckland 1022Type:Exhibition,School Holidays,Science & TechWhere:Central AucklandAges:Children (5 to 10 years),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years),Teens (13 to 18 years),Toddlers (1 to 3 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

MOTAT Scientific Future

Event Details

MOTAT will reopen on Saturday 20 February with a few changes to ensure extra safety precautions are being taken.

During Alert Level 2 spaces that will be closed included MOTAT’s, The Print Shop, Model Railways and Station Waiting Room, some MOTAT village spaces, Scooter Exhibition, Vocoder, M2 Operations Room exhibition, M2 Bomber command memorial.

Is your whānau ready to get hands-on with science and experience the future, today? Explore Science Fiction Science Future the interactive, immersive exhibition at MOTAT and enter a world where science fiction bursts into reality.

Uncover the science and technology principles behind inventions and innovations we once thought were only possible in the realm of science fiction.

Experience a robotic face come alive to mimic your expressions, harness the power of your brainwaves to challenge others, learn about our ancestors’ predictions for the future and imagine the incredible innovations that are coming.

Photo by Auckland for Kids

Health Guidelines for this Event

Other Health Guidelines Use the NZ COVID Tracer app to make a record of your visit to MOTAT.


The exhibition entrance is included as part of the general admission to MOTAT which is:

Children Under 5 FREE

Children (5 to 15 years) $10

Students with NZ ID card $10

Adults $19 Super Gold Card Holders with ID: FREE Family Pass (2 adults and up to 4 children) $45  


MOTAT | Museum of Transport & TechnologyMOTAT is Auckland's Museum of Transport and Technology where you can explore fascinating exhibitions on the history of NZ transport, technology and Kiwi ingenuity.09-815 5800 805 Great North Road, Western Springs, Auckland, New Zealand