Events calendar

Guided walks

The Main Garden and its History

11am, Sunday 17 July

Hear intriguing stories about the early days of Wellington and the Botanic Garden on this easy 90-minute walk.
Meet at the Founders’ Entrance, Glenmore Street
Cost: $5

Escape to the Tropics

11am, Monday 25 July

To avoid the winter cold and hear stories about tropical and temperate plants, join this walk with a guide in the Begonia House.
Meet in the foyer of the Begonia House for this gentle stroll.
Cost: $5

Glow in the dark glow-worm tour – fully booked

7.30pm, Friday 5 August

Meet at the Founders’ entrance on Glenmore Street for these fascinating tours into the world of the glow-worm. Please bring a torch. These winter tours take about one hour.
Glow-worm tours are available the first Friday of the month through August.

More information

Location map.



Treehouse Visitor Centre, Wellington Botanic Garden

Phone (04) 499 1400
Fax (04) 499 1903
Monday – Friday 9am – 4pm
Weekends November - April: 10am - 3pm
Weekends May - October and public holidays: Closed