E. Hayes & Sons Ltd, Invercargill

Categories: Architectural Buildings, Historic Sites, Tourist Spots
Inspirock Rating:
4.5/5 based on 420+ reviews on the web
A remarkable motorcycle collection in an otherwise ordinary hardware store, E. Hayes & Sons Ltd proudly displays one of the world's most legendary bikes. Among a collection of over 100 vehicles and parts, visitors can admire the modified Indian motorcycle of New Zealand legend and world-record breaker Burt Munro. Learn about Munro in his very own hometown, enjoy a complimentary hot drink, and chat to the enthusiastic staff about the collection. Those who have seen the movie "The World's Fastest Indian" may recognize some props. For E. Hayes & Sons Ltd and beyond, use our Invercargill trip itinerary maker to get the most from your Invercargill vacation.
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  • This is the best hardware store I have ever been in. Besides having everything a hardware store ought to have and more, there is a great collection of Burt Monro and "The Fastest Indian" paraphernalia...  read more »
  • My husband and I were treated to a wonderful and personal tour of some of Neville's favourites, including the latest addition to his incredible collection - a Dodge Viper. Then an elegant Thunderbird,...  read more »
  • Great hardware store large range of everything hunting fishing hardware and of course motorcycles incl the worlds fastest Indian free to view and photograph it's a credit to the owners and staff . 
  • Cool Exhibits. Friendly Staff. Very interesting and some humorous signage on some of the classics. A MUST DO in Invercargill and FREE. It's all passion here, and easy for anyone to enjoy.
  • Great place to just look around. Lots of old motorbikes and machinery from yester-year.
  • They got a big lot of road bikes. The place is nice/if you like real road bikes!
  • Museum of Burt Munro. The World's Fastest Indian. very good.
  • I have been buying Indian tee shirts from e hayes and son but when it arrived I noticed the design has changed. Product no. 918316 There is no writing on the back any more and The wording the worlds fastest is smaller so it doesn't look as good as the last design.
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