Sights & Attractions in Wellington and the Wairarapa

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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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