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Weta Cave Workshop Official Guided Tour Including Transport

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Join the Weta Workshop crew on our exclusive Weta Cave Workshop Tour: a unique behind-the-scenes look at how Weta Workshop helps craft some of the world’s biggest films! We can’t take you inside the Workshop itself, though you can be sure we’ll get you as close as possible to where imaginary worlds come to life within a dedicated tour area of one of the world's leading special effects studios Weta Workshop, a must-see destination for Lord of the Rings fans visiting New Zealand. You’ll enjoy return transfers from Wellington i-SITE to Weta Studio Tours in Miramar, where you'll get right up close to the props, weapons, costumes and creatures crafted for The Lord of the Rings, The Chronicles of Narnia, District 9 and many more!

What You'll Get

Pass By: Wellington i-SITE Visitor Information Centre, 111 Wakefield Street, Wellington 6011 New Zealand

Meeting point. Set off from Wellington i-SITE bus park at 145 Wakefield Street, and journey to Weta Workshop.

Visit: Weta Workshop, The Weta Cave, 1 Weka Street Miramar, Wellington 6022 New Zealand

45-minute guided tour inside a converted area of Weta Workshop – Get up close to the props, weapons, costumes and vehicles crafted for The Lord of the Rings, The Hobbit, District 9, The Chronicles of Narnia, Ghost in the Shell and more!
Explore our new interactive section – Wander through Manufacture Alley, interacting with tools of the trade and examples of artistry from our creative departments.
Learn secrets behind the movie magic – Your guide, a Weta Workshop crew member, will spill the stories of the creative process
Watch us work – See creativity in action with artists at work on our tour stage.

Duration: 45 minutes

Pass By: Wellington i-SITE Visitor Information Centre, 111 Wakefield Street, Wellington 6011 New Zealand

Take the scenic route back to Wellington i-SITE with your guided transport.

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Photography is strictly prohibited in all tour spaces, unless specified by the tour guide
  • There is no luggage storage in the Weta Cave or at our tour spaces.
  • This tour takes place in a functioning workshop, so it can get a little drafty. We recommend bringing an extra warm layer or two
  • Collapsible wheelchairs with removable wheels can be accommodated providing the passenger is accompanied by someone who can assist them on board and disembark
  • Consider our There and Back Again: The Full Experience, for two filmmaking tours for an additional $20. See:
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 19 travelers
  • Guided return transfers from i-SITE - live commentary on board. Bus pick up from 145 Wakefield St
  • Priority seating to documentary
  • Professional guided Weta Cave Workshop Tour
  • Entry/Admission - Weta Workshop

  • Does not include hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and beverages

2 hours 30 minutes

Voucher Info
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The tour identified in this promotion is made available through Viator. Groupon is not affiliated with or sponsored by the Weta Workshop in connection with this deal. Please contact Groupon customer service for all inquiries related to this offer. Inquiries placed to Viator will be directed back to Groupon.

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The Fine Print

7-day cancellation rights do not apply; no refunds or exchanges permitted. Voucher valid only for date and time listed; may not be exchanged or redeemed for other dates. Purchaser name and phone number must be provided at checkout; this information will be shared with Viator and the tour operator for purposes of order fulfillment. Groupon promo codes may not be used for this offer. Groupon voucher Terms of Sale do not apply. See the tour operators terms and conditions for this offer here. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised Goods and services.

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