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Address: 290 Bain Street, Invercargill 9877, New Zealand
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011 64 3-216 6527
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Rachel

Well worth a visit, we couldn't believe the amount of stuff displayed to look at, amazing wee hide away. Definitely something people should stop and have a look at, a gold coin... read more

Reviewed 7 March 2017
Rachel H
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Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

Well worth a visit, we couldn't believe the amount of stuff displayed to look at, amazing wee hide away. Definitely something people should stop and have a look at, a gold coin donation is all they ask for an awesome time could've stayed hours, thank you

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Roeli F, Owner at Demolition World, responded to this review

Thank you we are pleased you enjoyed your time at Demolition World 😀👍 More 

Picton, New Zealand
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76 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2017

What an amazing place! For just a gold coin donation you get to see a whole town put together by a very talented lady. Chooks run around your feet as you intrude into each little house or shop. It's as if you were in a time machine gone into the past where all the mannequin characters are frozen in time,... More 

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Roeli F, Owner at Demolition World, responded to this review

Thank you Mary I'm pleased you enjoyed your visit. Safe Travels More 

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Reviewed 13 February 2017

It's not a museum, it's not just a building recycling business,it'a a gloriously anarchic collection of curious and quirky rescued items, loosely grouped into unrestored tableaux in a quiet corner of South Invercargill. Long grass, undergrowth and a large collection of poultry make this a fossickers' delight. There's a unique and inventive play area for children, with sheds,boats, nooks and... More 

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Roeli F, Owner at Demolition World, responded to this review

Thank you Kevin It was lovely meeting you and your family safe travels and enjoy more of your exploring More 

Christchurch, New Zealand
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361 reviews
67 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2017

Biked from our camping ground out to Demo World to find a sign on the gate - Open again 23 January. It was the 22nd, so we missed out. Looks promising from the reviews, and even biking down the road, there were a few properties with interesting fences / front yards, so it just whet the appetite! Will be back... More 

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Berlin, Germany
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214 reviews
153 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 December 2016

Would recommend checking this out, its really cool with the place looking like an old vintage town, great to lookaround

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Singapore, Singapore
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56 reviews
34 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Just visited this place. The lady was very welcoming and friendly and the entire place, fascinating! It's a great place to explore and take photos and the chickens running around just adds to the fun. I highly recommend this place.

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Nelson
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34 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Interesting quirky place to visit. Lots of mannequins- some look a little macabre. Friendly owner and donation box on way out - please give generously as I don't know how they make money. Small shop plus lots of house parts, doors, windows for sale. Awesome playground and activities for children, paradise for the many fowl that live there, just watch... More 

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Red Cliffs, Australia
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35 reviews
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Reviewed 28 November 2016

Demolition World is a quirky collection of memorabilia collected over many years and presented in a village type display,our group were fascinated by the visit

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Melbourne, Australia
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50 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 November 2016

We went to Demolition World expecting heaps of old doors and windows, but what an amazing surprise! We planned to spend 15 minutes and spent 2 1/2 hours there. Words cannot describe how amazing this place is. Don't limit yourself to the main street, go exploring, you will find so many little building with themes ranging from a medieval castle... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 20 October 2016

I was there by myself and it was my favorite spot in Invercargil. I was greated by the lady who built the city [I'm sorry I can't remember her name] she show me the way and I was amazed by her creativity. The place had lots of families and the kids were having a great time, I definably recomend.

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