Explore the Thorndon that Katherine Mansfield knew and the traces of her legacy that remain in the landscape today.
Beginning with a short introductory talk at Katherine Mansfield House & Garden, the guided walking tour will finish at the National Library for a special viewing of Mansfield-related objects from the Alexander Turnbull Library’s collection.
Kathleen Mansfield Murry (née Beauchamp; 14 October 1888 – 9 January 1923) was a prominent modernist writer who was born and brought up in New Zealand. She wrote short stories and poetry under the pen name Katherine Mansfield.
Booking is required.
Location: Katherine Mansfield House & Garden, 25 Tinakori Road, Thorndon, Wellington
Duration: 2.5 hours
Cost: $12 per person