Address

2 Taranaki St, Wellington, 6011, New Zealand

Bus stop

Te Papa - Cable Street

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Parking

Te Papa car park - entrance off Cable Street or Wilson Parking - Cable Street

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ACCESS INFORMATION

Wheelchair accessibility
Accessible by a ramp on the harbour side of the building.

Accessible toilets
Located inside.

Accessible parking
The closest accessible parking is at the Te Papa car park or Civic Square car park (entrance off Harris Street). See Wellington City Council's website for more mobility parking information.

More information can be found on the Be Accessible website.

About Te Wharewaka

Commonly referred to now as Te Wharewaka, this building was given the official name of 'Te Raukura' at an opening dawn Ceremony on Waitangi Day, Sunday 6 February 2011.  'Te Raukura' is of special significance to descendants from Taranaki iwi of Te Atiawa, Taranaki, Ngati Ruanui, Ngati Tama and Ngati Mutunga.  Previously the area where the building is located was harbour frontage to Te Aro Pā, one of the largest Māori communities in Wellington up until the 1880s.