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Check out our world famous movie making magic

Get a piece of the action by visiting the heart of movie-making magic in Wellywood.

Experience what it’s like to be behind the scenes while glimpsing into how Weta Workshops crafts physical effects for some of the world’s most celebrated films and TV shows. Get inspired by the props and costumes made for Lord of the Rings, The Hobbit, District 9, The Chronicles, Narnia, and more. Those are some pretty big movies! The design and manufacturing facility combines cutting-edge technology with hand-crafted artistry to serve up Oscar-winning props, costumes, and creature effects

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Wellington Events – Cultural and Arts

You'll find plenty to ignite your imagination in New Zealand's culture capital.

Packed full of surprising, the creative and the inspirational. Come & discover Wellington for yourself.

  • World of Wearable Art – Up close - 12 December – 14 February 2021 - Experience World of Wearable Art like never before in this immersive exhibition at Te Papa

Wellington Events – Exhibitions and Concerts

Enjoy the latest concerts and gigs that are headed to Wellington.

  • SIX60 live 13 February 2021 – The multi platinum selling Kiwi band is coming to Wellington

Wellington Events – Local and Sporting

Don't miss out on unmissable live sporting fixtures or go that extra mile and enter one of Wellington's many recreational events.

  • Wellington Jazz Festival 18-22 November – get soulful and find your jazz groove

Check In 2pm

Check Out 10am

22-26 Riddiford St Newtown

0800 765 687

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