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Wrights Hill Fortress and Recreation Reserve

Visit this historic gun emplacement and 620 metres of underground tunnels constructed during World War II.

Visit this historic gun emplacement and maze of tunnels high above Karori on Wrights Hill. A long-range coastal battery was constructed to protect Wellington from possible enemy attack during World War II.

The fortress is currently being restored by enthusiasts. Surrounding the emplacement are bush walks, native flora and fauna and picnic areas with fantastic views of Wellington harbour and city. Guided tours available.

Located 10 minutes drive from downtown Wellington. Carparking available.

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