Guided Tours

Discover how imaginary movie worlds are brought to life in Wellington, New Zealand.

Wētā Workshop is your gateway to filmmaking creativity. Join our guided tours to learn about the making of movie effects; from armour to weapons, creatures to costumes, make-up to miniatures, and more!

Get up close to fantastical physical effects and authentic props. Test your guide's knowledge. Immerse yourself in our incredible small-group tours and discover how imaginary worlds are brought to life.

Wētā Workshop Experience Wellington

From NZD $49
Meet your guide at the Wētā Cave to join our two most popular small-group tours. Learn about the props, costumes, creatures and miniature effects created for your favourite films and TV shows.
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From NZD $49
1hr 30mins
All ages
Wellington

Wētā Workshop Experience + Guided Transfers

From NZD $89
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From NZD $89
3hrs 30mins
Wellington
Transfers to & from town

Full Experience & Kai (Lunch)

From NZD $145
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From NZD $145
4hrs 30mins
Wellington
Transfers to & from Town

"We loved our tour. As a hobbyist miniature painter, seeing the raw, concentrated creative talent was wonderfully inspiring! Thank you and the rest of the Wētā Workshop crew for making such a wonderful experience. Hopefully, my wife and I will make our way back to Wellington soon!"

Kyle Thompson, New York, USA