Top Wellington Tourist Attractions


As the capital of New Zealand, there are plenty of popular tourist attractions to visit in Wellington.  With the city being compact, it's easy to navigate between the tourist attractions, with many being easily reached on foot.

Wellington Museum

Top Wellington Tourist Attractions

Wellington Museum shares the fascinating stories of the Wellington region, located in the beautiful 1892 heritage building designed by leading architect Frederick de Jersey Clere. From store house to story house, the Museum holds thousands of objects unique to Wellington that traverse its history. Visitors are greeted by a recreation of the old bond store before learning more abo... Read More

Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa Guided Tour

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Wellington: Return Cable Car Ticket

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Wellington Botanic Garden

Top Wellington Tourist Attractions

25 hectares of beautiful gardens, forest, plants, and interesting sculptures. Easy access via the cable car and offering some of the city's most spectacular views. Wellington Botanic Garden is undoubtedly one of the capital's natural highlights. Established in 1868, the park manages to combine perfectly manicured gardens, a Begonia House and a Victorian glasshouse, with native forest and peacef... Read More

Wellington Zoo

Top Wellington Tourist Attractions

Wellington Zoo offers visitors a sense of fun and wonder.  It's also a place to learn and appreciate the need to build a sustainable co-existence between people and wildlife. Situated on 13 hectares and close to the city centre, the Zoo houses more than 500 animals and well over 100 species.  Kids will enjoy the 'close encounters' which offers the chance to get close to many of the an... Read More

Parliament Buildings Guided Tour

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Welcome to New Zealand Parliament, the home of democracy in New Zealand, and one of the most iconic sets of buildings in Wellington.   The Introduction to Parliament tour is our most popular tour, taking place multiple times throughout the day.  It is a great way to get a general introduction to our parliamentary processes, the architecture and history of our buildings, and how to have... Read More

Zealandia by Day Tour

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