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Address: Jervois Quay, Wellington 2004, New Zealand
Phone Number:
+64 4-801 7153

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Nice peacefull place

It's always nice to have a peacefull place to go in a city. Many people were sitting reading or relaxing or just chilling out.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
Barry L
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Timmins, Canada
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Timmins, Canada
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288 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

It's always nice to have a peacefull place to go in a city. Many people were sitting reading or relaxing or just chilling out.

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Thank Barry L
Christchurch, New Zealand
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38 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a cut-through between a lot of different spaces. A busy space with lawns so a lot of people sitting around and relaxing but the views of the sea are so close by, we decided not to sit here and take the 2 minute walk to the views of the ocean instead.

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Thank chctraveller69
Wellington, New Zealand
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7 reviews
7 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a very nice popular place and very practical.We easy find the Library and Info centre and Michael Fowler centre.Nice and tidy sunny, open place. Thank you, Veronika and Gabor

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Chennai (Madras), India
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83 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Civic square is lined with few tall and Big Buildings designed in interesting architectural style, offering a glimpse of the modern NZ. Not really a tourist spot as such, you can casually walk through this place, if you happen to be close by.

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Thank krazikams
Wellington, New Zealand
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707 reviews
381 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 149 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Since they've removed the silver hanging fern balls and laid artificial grass it's lost its fun feel. A lot happens here though as it's right next to the art gallery and in town so usually some event or another going on.

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Thank D P
Tauranga
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433 reviews
223 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 12, 2016 via mobile

This is a nice public place for you to enjoy. There are a lot of government buildings and there is a nice art gallery there are also a couple of statues and sculptures around the place. In conclusion this is a nice public place to relax and maybe see a couple of sites.

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Thank JJKiwiKid
Wellington, New Zealand
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18 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 8, 2016

Central City. Art Gallery a must. Clark's Cafe at the City Library is a great place to stop for a coffee and cake.... Always something on at the City Library. Just around the corner is the Wellington District Police Station if you have a need to talk to our helpful and friendly police.

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Thank DianaC19c
Shaftesbury, United Kingdom
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63 reviews
34 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 7, 2016

As a capital it is a really beautiful city surrounded by hills and full of character. It does get cold and the first words one learns is that Wellington can have four types of weather in one day. I loved it.

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Thank Pippa354
Whistler, Canada
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42 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 21, 2016

Young people, older people, families with kids, they were all in evidence at City Square on a sunny, Saturday afternoon in the Windy City. Nice place to sit and enjoy a flat white.

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Thank mrshippie
Wellington, New Zealand
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20 reviews
6 attraction reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 17, 2016

Beautiful spot in any weather. All the exits lead you somewhere different, whether it's the waterfront, library, CBD or art gallery.

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Thank hester_marriott

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