A warm welcome from the NEW Yaldhurst owners Mr Zhenqing Yu and MRS Jennifer Cui


Our Museum is now under new Managment with our full time manager Mr Jon Everitt and his team.
We proudly took over the reins from the former owners in March 2015 and have work very hard to give our visitors an experience they will enjoy.
Together we have refurbished the on site cafe to create a unique 1960's atmospheric cafe complete with trolley bus and tram seating.
Our new cafe can seat 40 people and is perfect for functions and club meetings.
We offer barista Coffee (Underground coffee roasting Co.) and wonderful hot an cold food from our menu. 

If you are looking for things to do in Christchurch, and interested in classic cars and other forms of road transport and technology from the last 100+ years;you will really enjoy a visit to Yaldhurst Museum.

We guarantee a trip down memory lane and for our younger visitors an insight into how things used to be.

Museum Director

visitors For over 48 years the museum has been committed to offering a unique experience of New Zealands technological past we have a rural setting, close to the centre of Christchurch and International Airport.

Our displays reflect real character and atmosphere that excites memories of the past. Yaldhurst is unique and owes its special character to its history. The collection is housed on the original family property, the homestead of which was built in 1876.The Yaldhurst Museum has amassed an eclectic mix of road transport including one of the largest and finest collection of horse drawn vehicles in the country. 
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