Called the world’s ‘coolest little capital’ Wellington is known for its vibrant arts scene, world class café and restaurant culture, and active outdoor lifestyle
Take a tour of NZ's parliament buildings, see the art and objects collection, the Library, Debating Chamber and Grand Hall. Highlights, something for the kids or the grand tour. Who know's who you might see?
Te Papa Tongarewa
Our national museum has six floors of entertaining and inspiring spaces full of cultural objects, hands-on, interactive and touring exhibitions. Image by Alexander Efimov.
Catch a game!
Our capital city has incredible venues, theatres, public spaces and stadiums. Let the city entertain you with plays, musicals, festivals, fairs and of course, the main game! Image by Brett Taylor.
Did you know?
Wellington is the world's southernmost capital city. Much of Wellington’s downtown is built on reclaimed land. The original 1840 shoreline is now one of Wellington's main shopping streets, Lambton Quay.