Welcome to the
more than just a museum
Come and see our collection of former Wellington City Trams that ran throughout Wellington City.
We have trams that ran in the 1920's through to the last tram to enter service in New Zealand.
We also have an extensive collection of photos, videos and memorabilia telling the story of the Wellington Trams.
Come and take the family on a trip down memory lane and see what it was like to travel on a Vintage Wellington Tram.
PS Our kiosk is open selling cold drinks ,ice creams and snacks.
For more information about events at the Tramway please see our Upcoming Events page and Like our Tramway Museum Facebook page.
Take a journey into the past
Open 11am - 4.30pm Saturday, Sunday and Public holidays (except Christmas Day).
The last tram departs for the beach at 4.00pm.
Also open daily from Boxing Day to late January and limited hours on weekdays in some
school holidays (check our Facebook page for details).
Trams do not operate in adverse weather conditions.
Trams run through nature from the Queen Elizabeth Park entrance at Mackays Crossing
for 2 Kms to Whareroa Beach.
Take a look at Tramway videos showing in the Tramway Cinema and other interesting Tramway artifacts.
Have a close look at the hard work of members who are preserving Wellington's
Our shop is open during operating hours selling tram tickets, ice creams, soft drinks,
snacks and tramway souvenirs.
Family (2A + 3C) $30.00
Children under 5 free
Unlimited return Tram rides to beach plus entry to
Museum/TramBarn displays – On day of issue only.
Also available are one way tram ride only fares.
Adult 1 way $6.00
Child 1 way $3.00