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  • Key features Pine forest
    Mixed period architecture
  • Situated Within Wellington travel zone
    5km to Stone Street Studios
    22km to Avalon Studios
  • Location access Public
  • Used in Lord of the Rings

Mount Victoria is an area surrounding the city set aside for public recreation.

The suburb of Mt Victoria is rich in cultural heritage, with numerous character houses and buildings, such as the St Gerard's Church and Monastery which overlooks the harbour.

The lookout at the top of the Mt Victoria hill provides a glorious panorama of Wellington. Walkways to the top are densely forested and begin close to the city centre. 

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  • "Mt Victoria" can refer to both the suburb and the hill itself
  • Noise restrictions around residential areas
  • Parking restrictions around residential areas
  • Popular spot for tourists 
  • Ample parking at the Mt Victoria look out