Wellington City Pass

The Wellington City Pass is a convenient way to experience some of Wellington’s most popular attractions

view of Wellington CBD from Mt Victoria

The pass includes a return trip on the Cable Car, admission to your choice of two attractions - Zealandia, Space Place, Wellington Zoo, an Introducing Te Papa Tour - and other great discounts. 

What you get with your pass:

Wellington Cable Car

Wellington Cable Car

Return Trip 

Whisking you from the heart of the city centre, up through the hillside terraced houses of Kelburn to the lookout perched high above the city. Enjoy easy access to the Botanic Garden, Cable Car Museum, Space Place and Zealandia (via free shuttle).

Plus, choose two of the following attractions:

Wellington Zoo

General Admission

Discover more than 500 treasured native and endangered exotic animals including Kiwi, Tuatara, Sumatran Tigers and Chimpanzees. Explore the walkthrough New Zealand precinct, Meet the Locals He Tuku Aroha, and watch real-life veterinary procedures at The Nest Te Kōhanga animal hospital.

Space Place

General admission + a planetarium show

New Zealand’s Place for Space. Take a virtual journey through our universe in Space Place’s digital full dome planetarium. Be inspired by the interactive multimedia exhibition and discover our unique place in space. Space Place is a great experience both during the day and at night.

ZEALANDIA Ecosanctuary

General admission

Venture into New Zealand’s native wildlife. Located just minutes from central Wellington, the world’s first fully-fenced, predator-proof ecosanctuary is haven to some of the world’s most extraordinary nature. Most recently, ZEALANDIA was named as one of the Top 100 Greatest Places in the World by TIME, making it a must-see destination for people visiting New Zealand’s capital city.

Museum of New Zealand: Te Papa Tongarewa

Introducing te papa guided tour

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.

Space Place telescope
Kea at Zealandia
Visitor excited to feed the giraffes during the talk wellington zoo


save up to 25%

Children's pass (5 - 16)
Under 5's free*

*Where applicable, a normal entry ticket will need to be purchased.

View pass terms


Your Wellington City Pass will also get you deals and discounts! To receive any of the offers simply show your Wellington City Pass.

Current offers:

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

Where to buy

Wellington City Passes are available from these locations:

Wellington i-SITE
Wellington Zoo
Wellington Cable Car

i Site team providing information

Suggested one-day itineraries

Need some inspiration? Click below to view some suggested itineraries to help plan your day in Wellington.

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