Wellington Tourist Attractions

Wellington offers many memorable tourist attractions to visit. Te Papa Museum should be high on your list of things to do in Wellington. New Zealand's National Museum offers something for everyone and is so large (with so much to see, hear and experience), we recommend allowing the best part of a day for your visit. Other attractions include the Cable Car Museum, the extensive Karori Wildlife Sanctuary (where a whole range of endangered Native New Zealand Birds & Wildlife are protected), the Wellington Zoo plus many more listed below.

Te Papa Museum

Te Papa Museum

Te Papa Tongarewa is the national museum and art gallery of New Zealand where you can explore the amazing stories of this country and the people who live here.

Cable Car Museum

Cable Car Museum

Offering spectacular views over Wellington, the museum tells the story of the country's only remaining public cable car system.

Wellington Zoo Brown Kiwi

Wellington Zoo

Offers around 500 animals comprising just over 100 species including the Sumatran Tiger, Red Panda, Tuatara and Brown Kiwi.

Staglands Wildlife Reserve

Staglands Wildlife Reserve

Offers the opportunity to feed and freely interact with a wide range of wildlife including friendly animals and native birds in a scenic valley location.

Flat Earth Wellington Tours

Flat Earth Wellington Tours

Offers a range of interactive Wellington tours where you can experience the City's Cultural, Geographical and Architectural attractions / highlights.

Archives New Zealand

Archives New Zealand

The official guardian of NZ’s public archives including the original Treaty of Waitangi Document, Govt docs, maps, paintings, photos and film.

St James Theatre

St James Theatre

Considered one of the finest lyric theatres in Australasia, St James Theatre is a popular venue for performing arts and is the permanent home to The Royal New Zealand Ballet.

City Gallery Wellington

City Gallery Wellington

New Zealand's first significant non-collecting exhibition based public gallery, focussing on contemporary visual arts, architecture and design.

Wellington NZ

Wellington NZ

Wellington city's official online tourism guide offering a wealth of information for visitors including tourist attractions, accommodation and more.