Museums Directory

Thornycroft Torpedo Boat Museum

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Admission Fee:

Admission: Adult $5. Child $1. Family $10. Alternately donations accepted. Group tours by arrangement, please refer to the Lyttelton Information Centre.

Phone: 03 328 9093

Housed in the category 1 powder magazine building (1874) at Magazine Bay, Lyttelton, this museum primarily exhibits the remains of Thornycroft Torpedo Boat No. 168 which was one of four Torpedo Boats purchased by the NZ Government in 1883 in response to the possibility of an invasion by Russian forces.

Address

Physical

Magazine Bay
Lyttelton
New Zealand

Postal

PO Box 74
Lyttelton
8082
New Zealand