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Best things to do in Kelburn

Discover the city through the eyes of locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Park
“Beautiful gardens with a couple of nice cafes and great views of Wellington city from the top of the hill. If you're visiting Wellington in mid January check out the free concerts and light show in the gardens.”
97 locals recommend
Cable Car
“It's iconic and has to be done - Take the cable car up the hill to the Botanic Gardens then check out the museum and take a meander through Wellington's beautiful botanic gardens”
61 locals recommend
Premise
“Don't just take the Cable car ride, but make time for the Cable Car Museum at the top! ”
13 locals recommend
Bar
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“low key cosy pub, good for rainy days not far from Karori. great curly fries”
14 locals recommend
Premise
“At Space Place we share the stories of our New Zealand skies through multimedia exhibits, interactive galleries, the historic Thomas Cooke telescope and our digital, full-dome planetarium. Learn about planets, stars, constellations and galaxies and New Zealand’s contribution to astronomy and space sciences. Complete your trip through the galaxy, look back in time to our history of exploration with the transit of Venus and Māori starlore. Visit https://www.museumswellington.org.nz/space-place/ for more information ”
9 locals recommend
Museum
“Another popular place our guests enjoy! Learn about planets, stars, constellations and galaxies and New Zealand’s contribution to astronomy and space sciences. Best to book. A 25 minute walk from the cottage or take the cable car from the city. ”
12 locals recommend
Cable Car
“ZEALANDIA is the world’s first fully-fenced urban ecosanctuary, with an extraordinary 500-year vision to restore a Wellington valley’s forest and freshwater ecosystems as closely as possible to their pre-human state. The 225 hectare ecosanctuary is a groundbreaking conservation project that has reintroduced 18 species of native wildlife back into the area, 6 of which were previously absent from mainland New Zealand for over 100 years. ”
4 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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“10 minutes drive to great busy atmosphere for Italian food - reasonable prices”
6 locals recommend
Bar
“This is a short walk away and offers a local flavour with good live music on Sunday afternoon.”
7 locals recommend
Establishment
“It is in the botanic gardens and has good food. Great on wet days too you can look around the begonia house.”
6 locals recommend
University
“5 min walk up the hill from us is the Uni, great views, nice cafes and superb vibe,”
3 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“A well stocked grocery store in Kelburn Village, 3 minutes walk from the apartment. ”
6 locals recommend
Car Rental
1 local recommends
Lodging
“Another good close-by local pub. A bit larger, a bit more mainstream. Historical. Selection of Macs, Speights and Guinness, etc., and good pub grub. http://www.shepherds.co.nz/”
4 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“The Adam Art Gallery is the purpose-built gallery of Victoria University of Wellington. It initiates, produces and presents a highly-regarded programme of exhibitions, events and publications; manages and develops the Victoria University of Wellington Art Collection, and provides a vital platform for critical thinking across media, disciplines, cultures and contexts.”
2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Grab a meal in style. If you cant be bothered cooking, walk down to this restaurant and enjoy a lovely meal.”
3 locals recommend