Founded in 1906, Wellington's zoological gardens have all the traditional attractions. The zoo includes features such as the ... More
Founded in 1906, Wellington's zoological gardens have all the traditional attractions. The zoo includes features such as the Tropical River Trail, New Zealand's newest and largest habitat exhibit. Zoo inhabitants include New Zealand natives such as the kiwi, the giant weta, the black stilt and the tuatara, as well as the more exotic species like the North American bison, the Nepalese red panda and the Sitatunga antelope.
Built in 1916, this was the home of Alexander Turnbull whose extensive collection of books, which are regarded as one
of the finest in the South Pacific, was bequeathed to the Crown and is now housed in the National ...
This spacious new gallery in the historic Queen's Wharf Building presents a range of arts and craft from amateur and
professional artists and craftsmen around the country. The Academy, a non profit making organization, was established in 1982. It ...
The Parliament Buildings include the Edwardian neo classical Parliament House, gothic Parliamentary Library and contemporary Beehive. They are toured by
more than a million visitors each year. The debating chamber has seen its share of controversy. In 1893, New ...