10 Free Things to Do in Wellington

New Zealand, Wellington Guide (B): 10 Free Things to Do in Wellington

Now we have been in Wellington a while we thought it was about time to tell you all how this fantastic this city is! It is packed with entertaining things to do, with many of these available at a small cost or even for free (who doesn’t love free!). Below in no particular order is a list of the best free things to do during a trip to New Zealand’s capital city !

Te Papa is a must-see during your Wellington visit. It is the national museum of New Zealand and has been recognised as a world-leading visitor-focused experience thanks to its many interactive features. There are permanent exhibitions that depict New Zealand’s amazing geology and geography; the historical lives of the country’s indigenous people, the Maoris; and the unique wildlife of the islands. There are also short-term exhibitions focusing on historical and geographical events, including the earthquakes that have occurred on these volcanic islands. Guided tours are available; however, with the amount of interactive material available, it can be better to spend hours moving through the museum at your own speed. Allow a day, or come back for a second visit – you will need it! ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
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Guide Name: 10 Free Things to Do in Wellington
Guide Location: New Zealand » Wellington
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
Sight(s) featured in this guide: Te Papa Museum   Weta Cave   Wellington Waterfront   Cuba Street   public gallery   Botanic Garden   Wellington’s National War Memorial  
Author: Dawn Appleby
Read it on author's website: https://goingnz.com/travelling-in-new-zealand/travelling-in-new-zealand8-top-free-things-to-do-in-wellington/