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The Wellington City Pass is a convenient way to experience some of Wellington’s most popular attractions. The pass includes a return trip on the Cable Car, admission to your choice of two attractions - Zealandia, Space Place at Carter Observatory, Wellington Zoo, an Introducing Te Papa Tour - and other great discounts.

Wellington Cable Car

Whisking you from the heart of the city up into the Wellington Botanic Garden with its magnificent lookout over the city and harbour, and easy access to the Cable Car Museum and Space Place at Carter Observatory and the free Zealandia shuttle.

Space Place

Carter Observatory is New Zealand’s ‘Place for Space’. Take a virtual journey through our Universe in Space Place’s new state-of-the-art full-dome digital planetarium. Be inspired by the interactive multimedia exhibition and discover our unique place in space.


See some of New Zealand’s rarest native animals thriving in the wild and discover 80 million years of natural history brought to life with state-of-the-art multimedia exhibits at this award-winning, world-first eco-attraction just minutes from central Wellington. There's also a free shuttle to get you there and back. 

Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

An Introducing Te Papa Tour is the perfect way to get an overview of Te Papa's highlights, Māori treasures, and New Zealand history. These engaging and informative tours enrich any Te Papa visit and bring the stories of New Zealand's land and people to life. Tour times are scheduled throughout the day and should be booked in advance. Please note, this offer is for English tours only.

Your Wellington City Pass is packed with special offers including discounts at stores and discounted entry to exhibitions and attractions. To receive any of the offers simply show your Wellington City Pass.

Current offers include:

  • City Gallery Wellington: Pay concession price when a charged exhibition is on; 10% discount at the Gallery store
  • Wellington Museum: 15% discount off a Ship & Chip tour or Cup of Curiosity tour
  • Nairn Street Cottage: Two entry tickets for the price of one

**Each pass is valid for seven days from the date stated on it. This includes attractions and discount offers.

You can pick up a Wellington City Pass at any of the following locations:

  • Wellington i-SITE Visitor Information Centre
  • Zealandia
  • Wellington Zoo
  • Space Place at Carter Observatory


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