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Weta Workshop Tours

Experience the magic of Weta Studio with hassle free transfers

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  • Guided shuttle transfers with return trips between central Wellington and Weta Cave
  • See famous film locations in Wellington on the way
  • 45 minute guided tour of the Weta Workshop with a peek into the actual workshop to see artists at work via a special window
  • See the props, armor and vehicles created for The Lord of the Rings, The Hobbit, District 9, King Kong, The Chronicles of Narnia and more films
  • Get priority seating for the Weta documentary, a behind the scenes story about the history of this five time Academy Award winning studio
  • Browse the famous Weta Cave shop and mini museum, filled with collectables and merchandise from your favorite movies

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Full Experience: There and Back Again (4 Hours)

Half Experience: There and Back Again (2.5 Hours)

Full Experience + Kai (Lunch)


US$ 48.05

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What to expect

Immerse yourself in the mystical world of your favorite films, from The Lord of the Rings to The Hobbit, and classics such as King Kong, and The Chronicles of Narnia. On your There & Back Again tour, you'll be picked up from central Wellington and taken to the five time Academy Award Winning Weta Studios. Here you'll get a 45 minute tour of the workshop and a glimpse into the creative processes behind each masterpiece created by the studio. You'll also get to see artists at work on their current projects and learn about their past projects. Your ticket will ensure that you get priority seating for the Weta documentary, a film that recounts the history and beginnings of this creative enterprise since 1987. Make sure you stop by the Weta Cave shop where there is a mini museum, collectibles and movie merchandise that you can get your hands on, which is a must-see for any fan of the masterpieces that Weta Cave has created!

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Explore the fantasy worlds created by Weta Cave
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Don't miss the museum where Weta's masterpieces are on display
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See Weta Cave's creations for Lord of the Rings, King Kong, and more
See Gimli with costumes and props from the infamous Lord of the Rings movie series
See movie magic as you see special fx make up from different productions
See the miniature of Tracey Island from Thunderbirds
Discover movie magic with the tour of the miniature workshop
Check out the miniatures used in different productions such as Thunderbirds
Enter the Weta Cave through a replica doorway of a hobbit hole


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