Ngā Rūma Whakarēti kei Te Waka Huia | Venues at Wellington Museum


Our world-class venues offer stunning spaces suitable for all occasions. Whether it’s a corporate away day, media presentation or a wedding reception, we have the venue that’s right for you and your event.

The Attic

Your guests will experience the charm and character of Wellington. This space features heritage rimu columns and floors.

Capacity: 240

Prices start from $3,500

von Kohorn Room

The boardroom of all boardrooms. This first floor room features high coffered ceilings and plenty of windows and light, commanding attention with a court-like feel.


  • Workshop: 48
  • U-shape: 23
  • Classroom: 24 
  • Boardroom style: 28
  • Theatre style: 70
  • Banquet: 60
  • Cocktail: 120

Prices start from $980

Draughtsman’s Room

Ideal for workshops and meetings. This multipurpose space is filled with light and character.


  • Workshop: 28
  • U-shape: 21
  • Classroom: 18
  • Boardroom style: 22
  • Theatre style: 40

Prices start from $650

A night at the Museum

Have the place to yourselves and captivate your guests with over four floors of Wellington’s history.

Prices start from $5,000

Capital Room

This space is filled with light and character, you’ll find it hidden away in the Attic.

Capacity: 8

Prices start from $450.

The WH&ESA Room

The museum’s hidden gem. This room is ideal for an intimate meeting.


  • Boardroom: 14 
  • Theatre: 24
  • Classroom: 8

Prices start from $450

Equipment & Catering available

Enquire for full list and pricing.

Contact us

Contact us for more information on 04 472 8904

Half day rates apply for daytime hire. All prices exclude GST. 

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