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Ferrymead Heritage Park

8022 Christchurch, New Zealand-Aotearoa (Wellington)

Address 50 Ferrymead Park Drive
Floor area unfortunately not known yet  
Museum typ Exhibition
Open Air Museum
  • Transport in general
  • Radio and Kommunication in general

Opening times
Daily 10am - 4:30pm

Status from 04/2024
Adults: $15; Children (5-15 years): $10; Seniors/Students: $12.50; Family: $39,50
Tram tickets: Adults: $5.50; Children: $3.50; Family: $ 15:50
See also Ferrymead Railway at train & event days.

Tel.:+64-3-38 41 970  eMail:info  


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Location / Directions
S43.567265° E172.702516°S43°34.03590' E172°42.15096'S43°34'2.1540" E172°42'9.0576"

Christchurch is the largest city in the South Island of New Zealand.

Ferrymead Heritage Park is located in the suburb of Ferrymead, approximately 7 km from Cathedral Square in downtown Christchurch. The public entrance is on Truscotts Road near the intersection of Ferrymead Park Drive. Access is either via Ferry Road on the way to Sumner or off Martindales Road.

By car:
Take Ferry Road east from city centre towards Sumner. Take first right over Heathcote River Bridge, down Bridle Path Road and follow signs to Ferrymead Heritage Park.

By bus:
Take bus number 35 from the city.


From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia:
Ferrymead Heritage Park is a museum in Christchurch, New Zealand, housing groups with historical themes, mainly transport related. Formerly known as Ferrymead Historic Park, it was founded in 1964 by groups, local government bodies and other interested parties.

Member societies

    Canterbury Centre for Historic Photography & Film Inc.
    Canterbury Railway Society Inc. (operators narrow gauge Ferrymead Railway)
    Diesel Traction Group Inc.
    Ferrymead Aeronautical Society Inc.
    Ferrymead Clydesdales Society Inc.
    Ferrymead Museum of Road Transport Inc.
    Ferrymead Post and Telegraph Historical Society Inc.
      (with display of early Rotary system automatic telephone exchange)
    Ferrymead Printing Society Inc.
    Fire Services Historical Society Inc.
    Friends of Ferrymead Fraternity Inc.
    Garden City Model Railroad Club Inc.
    Heathcote Studios Theatrical Society Inc.
    Heritage Youth Inc.
    Lions Club of Ferrymead Inc.
    Radio Preservation Society of New Zealand (Ferrymead) Inc. (Radio Ferrymead)
    Society of Rural History Inc.
    Tramway Historical Society Inc. (operators of the standard gauge Ferrymead Tramway)
    Heathcote Studios Theatrical Society is the most recent member.
    Ferrymead Two Foot Railway Society Inc. (operators of the 2 ft (610 mm) narrow gauge Ferrymead Two Foot Railway)

The Ferrymead Two Foot Railway Society Inc. is a member society of Ferrymead Heritage Park, in Heathcote, Christchurch, New Zealand. The society operates the 2 ft (610 mm) narrow gauge Ferrymead Two Foot Railway on a 450 m long circuit of track at the park, adjacent to the Moorhouse railway station. Trains are operated during special events or on major operating days using two small carriages built on ex-tipping wagon chassis. presents here one of the many museum pages. We try to bring data for your direct information about all that is relevant. In the list (link above right) you find the complete listing of museums related to "Radio & Co." we have information of. Please help us to be complete and up to date by using the contact form above.



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