Your culture attendant: things to do in Wellington


Price: Free
Time: 30 mins - 1 hour
Wellington's Cable Car Museum (open from 9.30am - 5pm) charts the rising fortunes of the city's emblematic cable car, from its beginnings in 1902. In the original Winding House at Kelburn Lookout, discover two of the original cars on the system and find out more about more than a century of upward (and downward) travel.

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Welcome to the Wellington edition of A Thing To Do Today: the ultimate curated guide to the best of what to do today in Wellington. From free to cheap to boutique, if you're in and around Wellington, whether you're visiting or a local, ATTDT is here to help. We specialise in selecting cool and often offbeat events, activities and attractions specifically on and open today, which are ready to explore in Wellington for anyone needing inspiration. Look at the idea above for something to do today, reload the page to get other amazing things to do, or change the day to start planning your week. Find out more....

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