Frank Kitts Park, Wellington
(4.1/5 based on 120+ reviews on the web)
Go local at Frank Kitts Park, where you can listen to talented buskers, let the kids play, and relax along with other Wellingtonians. The park, named after the city's longest-serving mayor Frank Kitt, represents one of the first areas of the waterfront to be developed back in the late 1980s. Its design was heavily influenced by the Wellington 500 street car race held in the area at the time. The many eateries and cafes close by make it a perfect spot for a snack or meal, while a short walk beside the waterfront will lead you to an art gallery and food market. Use our Wellington holiday planner to add Frank Kitts Park and other attractions to your Wellington vacation plans.
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  • You can spot lot of kids playing here in the lush green outfield of this park which also has few kids rides and slides. Built in amphitheater style, it has seating steps and people can relax and have ...  more »
  • Often has the Telecom Christmas Tree and special events are staged down here with a large tent put up and musicians at Christmas time. Very relaxing and so close to the city. 
  • There is usually something happening in this park all the time... loads of activities to do and if you're lucky maybe a concert or two on. 
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  • It's a nice area to grab some rays on a nice day. Lots of people around shopping etc. Pleasant vibe
  • Awesome place to spend family time. Only draw back - kids change room needs to be near by :)
  • Friendly place with Great views and a fantastic playground for children. Fantastic place for Pokemon Go
  • Frank Kitts park is rad, heaps of space for families to play and boot campers to train. Also one of the hottest spots for Pok√©mon Go players in Wellington
  • Cool place to hang out in the sun.