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Weta Cave Workshop Tour: There & Back Again

By Weta Workshop Ltd
Free cancellation available
2h 30m
Mobile voucher
Instant confirmation
Multiple languages

Highlights

  • Behind-the-scenes tour in the magical world of filmmaking

  • Priority seating to documentary about Weta's creativity

  • Weta Workshop Crew showcasing props, costumes & creatures

  • Chance to spot artists at work on tour stage

  • Guided transfers to and from Weta Studio Tours

About this activity

What's included, what's not

  • What's included

    45 minute guided Weta Cave Workshop Tour

  • What's included

    Priority seating to documentary on the origins of Weta's creativity

  • What's included

    Roundtrip transportation to and from Weta Studio Tours

  • What's included

    Live tour commentary provided in English or Chinese

Know Before You Book

  • Child prices apply to ages 6-12 years. Children aged 5 and under go free.

  • All children must be accompanied by a paying adult.

  • Pick up is available from Wellington i-SITE. Please be ready and waiting at the pickup location 15 minutes prior to your scheduled pickup time.

What you can expect

Enter the exciting world of filmmaking with this immersive, behind-the-scenes look at New Zealand's Weta Workshop. You’ll enjoy return transfers from Wellington i-SITE to Weta Studio Tours, where you’ll explore the Weta Cave Workshop Tour.

Your knowledgeable driver will highlight iconic film sites of Wellington as you journey to Weta Studio Tours. On arrival, snap a photo with the lifesize trolls from The Hobbit series, wander through the mini museum and claim your seat for the short documentary screening about the origin's of Weta's creativity.

Afterward, an experienced Weta Workshop crew member will guide you on your tour. From your favourite films to larger-than-life exhibitions: join the Weta Cave Workshop Tour to learn about the practical effects created for The Lord of the Rings, The Chronicles of Narnia, the record-breaking Gallipoli: The scale of our war and more! Wander through Manufacture Alley, interacting with the tools and technology of the Workshop's creative departments. You can also catch a glimpse of artists at work on the tour stage!

Brimming with the secrets of movie magic, conclude your experience with a ride back to central Wellington.

Location

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Activity Location

  • The Weta Cave
  • 1 Weka Street
  • Wellington Wellington 6022

Meeting/Redemption Point

  • Wellington i-SITE
  • Corner Victoria and Wakefield Street
  • Wellington 6011
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