The Museum Hotel is a 165 room luxury hotel located in the centre of Wellington city opposite Wellington’s beautiful harbour and New Zealand's national museum, Te Papa. The hotel is a short stroll to Courtenay Place, Wellington’s lively entertainment precinct, to the vibrant waterfront, Waitangi Park and to Oriental Parade’s promenade and beach. The Museum Hotel is the ideal place to hold your wedding reception in Wellington. Whatever you envision, the team will design a package to suit your needs and budget. From the initial enquiry through to your big day, a dedicated coordinator will be available to assist with your every need.
Come to our place where your guests can enjoy your hospitality surrounded by the stories and treasures of a nation. Te Papa is remarkable and our seven purpose-built venues are very much a part of its life and heart. We provide incredible spaces for Wellington wedding venues, function venues and so much more. We have plenty of options within our grounds: indoor or outdoor, intimate or grand - all spectacular. Icon - Private balcony, Panoramic harbour views, Elegant, contemporary and versatile. Te Marae - Theatrical space with great lighting and staging areas, Magnificent views over Wellington. Wellington Foyer - Grand, elegant and spacious; A spectacular setting for a wedding, gala dinner or a ball. Lagoon - Option for photos or the ceremony, Exclusive use outside of museum.
Wellington, the capital of New Zealand is a small town with the style of a big city. It offers romantic seaside resorts, stunning backdrops and a world-class cuisine for your destination wedding. Celebrate your special day in the worldâ€™s coolest â€œlittle cityâ€.
Wellington is the capital of New Zealand. It was once described by Lonely Planet as the ‘coolest little capital in the world’ and was listed in the BBC’s “hottest cities” in 2015. It is set between a magnificent harbour and rolling green hills situated at the southern tip of the North Island. The city is home to a powerful mix of culture, history, nature and cuisine. Whether you are planning a small, intimate wedding or something large and extravagant, Wellington is the perfect destination to tie the knot. Wellington offers a range of fantastic venues including stylish waterfront ballrooms, stunning museums, glorious Gothic churches, romantic fairy-tale gardens, five-star luxury hotels, sophisticated estates, and much more. There is a huge choice of cultural, dining and leisure activities in Wellington for couples and guests to enjoy before or after the wedding. With the spectacular scenery, Wellington has all the right ingredients to make your wedding special, magical and unforgettable. Wellington has been at the forefront of progressive law change and was proud to host one of New Zealand's first same-sex weddings.
Deciding what to serve at your wedding to add that extra Wellington element? Here are some suggestions: Rewena Bread also known as “Maori Bread” Lamb Pavlova Wine like Malborough Sauvignon Blanc or Nelson Riesling
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