The Best Museums in Greater Wellington

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Museums in Greater Wellington

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    The whole family can get a dynamic and in-depth overview of New Zealand at Museum of New Zealand (Te Papa Tongarewa), one of the nation's mai
    Tours from $15
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    Discover more about New Zealand's role in World War II at The Great War Exhibition. Housed in the Dominion Museum in Wellington, the four-yea
    Tours from $18
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    The Weta Cave , Wellington
    Film buffs love The Weta Cave, a museum dedicated to the Oscar-winning special effects company that worked on hits like the "The Lord of the
    Tours from $27
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    Wellington Museum , Wellington
    Take a journey through the capital's history from the earliest days to the modern metropolis at Wellington Museum. Spread over several floors
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    Southward Car Museum , Paraparaumu
    Every gearhead's dream come true, Southward Car Museum houses one of the largest collections of rare cars in Australasia--including 400 antiq
    Tours from $242
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