Government House Tours
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Government House Tours

Experience a guided tour of Government House, the home of the Governor-General.

The tours visit the main house and the garden (weather permitting), and explore the current and historic role of the Governor-General and the history of Government House, and include interactive displays and films.

The free two-hour guided tours will run on Friday 1 November at 1:30, and 10:30pm and 1:30pm on Saturday 2 November and Sunday 3 November.

30 places per tour. All tours start in the Government House Visitor Centre.

Government House and the visitor centre are fully accessible. However some of gardens are hilly and are not mobility friendly. We have onsite parking but vehicle details must be provided in advance.


Bookings are essential

Friday, 1 Nov 1:30pm: SOLD OUT

Saturday, 2 Nov 10:30am: SOLD OUT

Saturday, 2 Nov 1:30pm: SOLD OUT

Sunday, 3 Nov 10:30am: SOLD OUT

Sunday, 3 Nov 1:30pm: SOLD OUT


Location: Visitor access to Government House Wellington is - unless otherwise specified - via Hospital Road.

Cost: Free

Tour Duration: 2 hours

Email Contact: bookings@govthouse.govt.nz

Government House Visitor Centre

The Visitor Centre explores the current and historic role of the Governor-General and the history of Government House.

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