Sights & Attractions in Wellington and the Wairarapa


Things to Do in Wellington

Sights Overview
Name Category Location
Archives New Zealand
History buffs should make a beeline here, as...
Museums / Galleries Wellington
Ascot Street
Built in the 1870s, the tiny, doll-like cottages...
Neighborhoods / Streets Wellington
Carter Observatory
In the Planetarium lie back and watch an almost...
Observatories / Planetariums Wellington
City Gallery Wellington
The gallery offers world-class exhibitions of...
Museums / Galleries Wellington
Civic Square
Wellington's Civic Square is reminiscent of an...
Squares Wellington
The Colonial Cottage Museum
Built in 1858 as a family home by immigrant...
Museums / Galleries Wellington
Government Buildings Historic Reserve
This second-largest wooden structure in the...
Educational Institutions Wellington
Hetet Art Space
For an authentic personal experience of Māori...
Tours Wellington
The Hutt Valley
A 10-minute drive north of Wellington on State...
Towns Wellington
Kaitoke Regional Park
From Upper Hutt, continuing north on State...
Parks Wellington
Katherine Mansfield Birthplace
Here the writer, née Kathleen Beauchamp, came...
Houses / Mansions Wellington
Kelburn Cable Car
The Swiss-built funicular railway makes a...
Transportation Sites Wellington
Lady Norwood Rose Garden
On a fine summer day you couldn't find a better...
Gardens / Arboretums Wellington
Museum of Wellington City & Sea
You can smell the hessian (burlap) sacks, hear...
Museums / Galleries Wellington
National Library
Opposite the Parliament Buildings is the...
Libraries Wellington
Old St. Paul's Cathedral
Consecrated in 1866, the church is a splendid...
Religious Sites Wellington
Otari-Wilton's Bush
Devoted to gathering and preserving indigenous...
Gardens / Arboretums Wellington
The Parliament Buildings
The Parliament Buildings consist of Parliament...
Government Buildings Wellington
Premier House
The official residence of New Zealand's prime...
Houses / Mansions Wellington
The Rimutaka Incline
The Rimutaka Incline Railway operated from 1878...
Trails Wellington
Southward Car Museum
The Southward Car Museum houses the southern...
Museums / Galleries Wellington
Te Papa Tongarewa–Museum of New Zealand
Te Papa Tongarewa provides an essential...
Museums / Galleries Wellington
Tinakori Road
The lack of suitable local stone combined with...
Neighborhoods / Streets Wellington
Wellington Botanic Garden
In the hills overlooking downtown is a...
Gardens / Arboretums Wellington
Weta Cave
Take a fascinating "behind the scenes look"...
Cave Wellington
Zealandia: The Ultimate Eco-Sanctuary Experience
Just minutes from downtown Wellington, 623...
Nature Preserves Wellington


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