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Weta Cave

Imaginary worlds brought to life

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One for Lord of the Rings and Hobbit tragics, Weta Workshop Tours operate a variety of tours of their Academy Award-winning special effects and props company. Learn how they do it at Weta Cave, 8km east of the central Wellington out past the airport in Miramar.

These guys put the W in Wellywood, so head out to discover how imaginary worlds are brought to life. Book online.

And of course, you can purchase all sorts of Lord of the Rings and Hobbit collectibles!

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1 Weka Street, Miramar

Daily: 9:30am–4.30pm

Weta Cave

Lord of the Rings & Hobbit

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Text © Craig McLachlan

Image by Jeff Hitchcock