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Ferrymead Heritage Park

50 Ferrymead Park Drive, Christchurch 8022, New Zealand
+64 3-384 1970
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Over the years I've taken my son with me countless times, often spending a fair amount in the... read more

Reviewed 7 June 2017
805scarletta
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out with the kids

i wasnt that keen on going to ferrymead but once there i was most impressed wot an awsum place to... read more

Reviewed 25 April 2017
chasauto103
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Christchurch, New Zealand
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The park is comprised of an Edwardian township, which includes buildings from a church and a police house to a bakery and a railway station, as well as an exhibition area.
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  • Very good45%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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50 Ferrymead Park Drive, Christchurch 8022, New Zealand
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+64 3-384 1970
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Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Over the years I've taken my son with me countless times, often spending a fair amount in the bakery, chatting to the staff, and enjoying the details of each and everyplace, my fave thing to do is just read the old news paper, my son...More

Thank 805scarletta
HJane62, Marketing and Events Manager at Ferrymead Heritage Park, responded to this reviewResponded 9 June 2017

Thank you for your review. It is wonderful that you and your son are able to spend many hours of enjoyment here.

Reviewed 25 April 2017

i wasnt that keen on going to ferrymead but once there i was most impressed wot an awsum place to spend the day, tram, train ride excellent food and plenty of yesteryear to checkout, this place is a must visit

Thank chasauto103
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

Great day out for the kids. Spend at least 2 hours here going back in time. Great tram ride around park. Worth the entrance fee paid.

Thank bernardrenee2016
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Excellent heritage experience, trains and trams plus outdoor scenery all enjoyable. Child friendly, lots of open space and interesting features.

Thank lizarossie
Reviewed 7 April 2017

For fifty years now, Ferrymead Heritage park has been collecting & displaying an interactive experience of yesteryear. When I was about 5 years old all the children in Christchurch took sixpence (5 cents) to school to help buy a steam train. It had been decommissioned...More

Thank northbeachgirl2015
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Nostalgia and you might learn something. Shows how we used to live and the difference in size of homes from then to now - much larger families then too. Interesting attractions but great when there is something on.

Thank Sallymcr
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Good day out for all ages. Especially first sunday of the month as there are steam train trips. We also enjoyed s ride on a steam tram. All the staff are friendly and very helpful. We evem enjoyed a display of fire engines from different...More

1  Thank pearlwarner
Reviewed 27 February 2017

My husband & I enjoyed a couple of hours enjoying Ferrymead. Although it wasnt a day when everything was working we thoroughly enjoyed looking in & at the various areas. We enjoyed a morning tea at the little Ferrymead cafe which was lovely. The first...More

1  Thank shandy1012014
Reviewed 19 February 2017

If you are looking for a tourist attraction that's not crowded, this is great. I visited on the weekend, but surprisingly no crowds. A recreation of a town from the early 1900's. There is a tram ride around the grounds. There are displays of historic...More

1  Thank Grant B
Reviewed 16 February 2017

A day spent here viewing everything on offer takes you back in time to an era that was filled with hardships that we normally on see on TV or the big screen .... take a walk around,ride the steam train and trains (only operate on...More

1  Thank cruzee2017
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Barb M
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Response from HJane62 | Property representative |
Hi, Adults - $20, Snr - $15, Child - $10 and Family Pass - $50 All the admission fees are on our website. Thanks
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