You’ll find us in Howick, 
East Auckland, New Zealand                               (09) 576 9506                                                          

Open every day
from 10am to last admission 4pm
(unless advised differently)

You’ll find us in Howick,
East Auckland, New Zealand

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Entire Historical Village Monday, 14 January 2019, 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Join us these school holidays for some old-fashioned Summer Fun! Each day families and children of all ages can come and explore the village and participate in various activities including outdoor games, giant bubbles, craft activities and the ever-popular garden trail. Join our villagers for a traditional activity at 11am and 2pm each day, Mon-Fri only.  Bring the grandchildren, or children of all ages and come and find out more.

In addition to this, you can join our Villagers doing demonstrations at 11am and 2pm Monday to Friday only.

Demonstrations and Activities on Mon - Frid (something different each day)

Entire Historical Village Wednesday, 16 January 2019, 11:00 am - 2:30 pm

Join us for some giant bubble fun! Make your own bubble wand to take home & get a sample of our special bubble mix with the recipe to make your own! Just $5 per child (additional to Museum entry fee).

Book ahead to secure a space.

4 Sessions available

Wednesday 16th January 11am and 2pm

Wednesday 23rd January 11am and 2pm

Entire Historical Village Sunday, 20 January 2019, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

It is time to wind down after the Christmas frenzy.  Join the villagers for our annual picnic day, bring a picnic blanket and hamper and enjoy a relaxed day of fun in the sun with us.  Traditional outdoor races and games, tug-o-war and three legged races, and parlour games.  This is a great family day out before school goes back.

Don't forget the magic show at 12pm and 2pm!

Cafe', Gift and Souvenir shop | Free Parking | Admission fee applies


Entire Historical Village Thursday, 14 February 2019, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Come and be our Valentine!

We invite you to join us as the sun sets and the village transforms magically into the most perfect romantic setting.  Bring a picnic dinner and relax with us as our DJ entertains you with 'Love Songs on the Lawn' and dancing if you wish. 

Bring some extra change as there will be a variety of hot and cold drinks and homemade sweet treats for sale.

$10 per person,  bookings essential, book here

14 years + 

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icon time blueOpen every day
from 10am to 4pm
(last admission &
unless advised differently)


Where we are

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Howick Historical Village

Bells Road

Lloyd Elsmore Park



New Zealand