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We're a five-time Academy Award® winning creative design and practical effects company that services the world’s creative industries. Our crew have worked on a huge number of well-known and much-loved films and TV series, such as The Lord of the RingsThe HobbitAvatarKing KongDistrict 9 and many more.

Wētā Workshop Tours & Experiences

Our tours and events are our chance to share our work with the world, offering visitors up close and personal experiences with the artistry and craftsmanship that happens within the four walls of our workshop every day. We have truly magical experiences, creative workshops and tours in Auckland and Wellington, with two unique yet complementary products at both locations. More information is below.

Wellington - Wētā Workshop Experience

Our creative home of artistry and craftsmanship

Weta Workshop Experience Miniatures Effects Studio
Weta Workshop Experience There and Back Again

Wētā Workshop in Wellington is a gateway to the filmmaking creativity. Our guided tours and experiences take guests on a journey through the making of movie effects, from armour to weapons, creatures to costumes, make-up to miniatures, and more! Check out the various products and experiences we have available for your customers and clients.

Auckland - Wētā Workshop Unleashed

Our fantastical film fx experience

Weta Workshop Unleashed Scream Through a Horror Scene
Discover a Sci fi Adventure tile

Wētā Workshop Unleashed is a wildly imaginative and immersive experience that invites guests of all ages into a fantastical film effects experience. We’ve bought extraordinary worlds to life with resident creatures, one hyper-realistic giant and a galactic robot! Unleashed is a 90-minute guided journey through fully themed environments, including immersive horror, fantasy, and sci-fi story worlds. Check out the various products and experiences we have available for your customers and clients.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Rates

Our retail rates for each product are listed on either the Auckland or Wellington pages as linked above. This is the rate we publicly charge our customers. Your nett rate will be the retail rate minus your commission.

Products

We have tours, experiences, and workshops available at both our Wellington and Auckland locations. All our products are available to our trade partners and are commissionable. If it’s listed on one of the pages linked above, then it’s available for you to sell to your clients and customers. The only products that are unavailable for you to sell are combo tours specifically where an external company to Wētā Workshop is listed, such as the Sky Tower + Wētā Workshop Unleashed combo. If you have any questions, then please reach out.

Availability

We run tours regularly from 11am to 4 pm seven days a week at both our Wellington and Auckland experiences. We can upscale or downscale depending on demand, but will always try to find a slot for a customer when booked through a partner. Our creative workshops run less frequently, but with advance notice, we will always endeavour to find a slot for a customer.

Agent Portal

We have an agent portal available where you book, cancel, and amend bookings directly without having to contact us.

Reservations

For other reservations please email [email protected] with the details of the booking, guest name, email address, dates and times requested and a number of people being booked.

API Links

If you would like to link up our product list to your API then reach out and we will provide you with the necessary details.

Payment Policy

We invoice at the end of each month following the booking. Payments are due within 30 days of the invoice being sent.