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Nearby recommended attractions:

World of WearableArt
World of WearableArt(Wellington)
Owner description: The World of WearableArt™ (WOW®) Awards Show is the only event of its kind in the World.WOW®'s mission is to take art off the wall and out of static display to adorn the body in... more Owner description: The World of WearableArt™ (WOW®) Awards Show is the only event of its kind in the World.WOW®'s mission is to take art off the wall and out of static display to adorn the body in wildly wonderful ways. WOW® celebrates this creativity in lavish and unique spectaculars which inspire all. The WOW® Awards Show is New Zealand’s largest arts event, a theatrical two-hour show held annually in Wellington, New Zealand. The audience of WOW® reaches nearly 50,000 per season. First shown in 1987, Nelson sculptor and WOW® Founder Dame Suzie Moncrieff had the vision to take art off the wall and exhibit on the human form.See what people are saying about WOW®: #beWOWdinWLG less
Attraction type: Theaters
Museum of New Zealand (Te Papa Tongarewa)
Museum of New Zealand (Te Papa Tongarewa)(Wellington)
Owner description: Experience the whole of New Zealand in one building! Te Papa is New Zealand's bold, innovative and interactive national museum. Explore the great treasures and stories of this... more Owner description: Experience the whole of New Zealand in one building! Te Papa is New Zealand's bold, innovative and interactive national museum. Explore the great treasures and stories of this country, its unique natural environment, Maori culture and taonga (treasures), dynamic art heritage, and its fascinating history. Te Papa is located on Wellington's spectacular waterfront. Open every day from 10am to 6pm and until 9pm on Thursdays. General admission is free. less
Attraction type: Museums
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Mount Victoria
Mount Victoria(Wellington)
High lookout point along Wellington's Southern Walkway gives visitors a spectacular view of the city and its surroundings.
Attraction type: Lookouts
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Museum of Wellington City & Sea
Museum of Wellington City & Sea(Wellington)
The heritage of Wellington is displayed through exhibits that cover the city's Maori roots to its modern mores.
Attraction type: History Museums
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ZEALANDIA: The Karori Sanctuary Experience
ZEALANDIA: The Karori Sanctuary Experience(Wellington)
Owner description: Zealandia: The Karori Sanctuary Experience is New Zealand's award-winning conservation attraction. Home to some of the rarest and extraordinary wildlife on the planet, our... more Owner description: Zealandia: The Karori Sanctuary Experience is New Zealand's award-winning conservation attraction. Home to some of the rarest and extraordinary wildlife on the planet, our sanctuary is protected by a predator proof fence that encloses 225ha of regenerating forest, less than 10 minutes from central Wellington.Pick up a map from our visitor centre or join one of our popular guided tours. less
Attraction type: Nature/ Wildlife Areas
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Yum Yum House
Ranked #1 of 2 restaurants in Tawa
Cuisines: Chinese
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Country cafe
Ranked #2 of 2 restaurants in Tawa
Cuisines: Nonya

Additional nearby recommended restaurants:

Ortega Fish Shack
Ortega Fish Shack
Ranked #1 of 636 restaurants in Wellington
Cuisines: Seafood
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
The White House Restaurant
The White House Restaurant
Ranked #2 of 636 restaurants in Wellington
Price: $30 - $128
Good for: Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night, Private Dining
Hawthorn Lounge
Hawthorn Lounge
Ranked #3 of 636 restaurants in Wellington
Dining options: Late Night

All accommodations » Where to stay - Midrange

Bucket Tree Lodge
Bucket Tree Lodge
$123 - $126
Ranked #1 of 1 Specialty lodging in Tawa

Additional nearby recommended accommodations:

Dupont Executive Motels
Dupont Executive Motels
$107 - $130 (NZD 123 - 149)
Ranked #2 of 4 hotels in Petone
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Dupont Executive Motels
Dupont Executive Motels
$107 - $130 (NZD 123 - 149)
Ranked #2 of 4 hotels in Petone
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Luxury

Nearby recommended accommodations:

At Home Wellington
4.0 of 5
At Home Wellington
$155 - $260 (NZD 178 - 299)
Ranked #1 of 50 hotels in Wellington
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B-K's Esplanade Motor Lodge
4.0 of 5
B-K's Esplanade Motor Lodge
$132 - $140 (NZD 152 - 161)
Ranked #1 of 4 hotels in Petone
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B-K's Esplanade Motor Lodge
4.0 of 5
B-K's Esplanade Motor Lodge
$132 - $140 (NZD 152 - 161)
Ranked #1 of 4 hotels in Petone
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