Let us take you to the heart of New Zealand’s movie-making industry.
13 YEARS+ $65
6-12 YEARS $40
0-5 YEARS $15 Tue, Wed, Thu & Fri
The Embassy Theatre has hosted several world premiere screenings including The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey and Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King. Hear how the LOTR stars paraded through the city, adored by 120,000 fans.
The retail arm of famous special fx company, Weta Workshop. While here, we’ll enjoy the behind-the-scenes video and be guided on their Weta Cave Workshop Tour before having the chance to purchase from their selection of movie memorabilia and merchandise.
Before we finish, we’ll touch on some of the production facilities in Miramar including Park Road Post and of course, Stone Street Studios - home to many famous productions including the LOTR and Hobbit trilogies, King Kong, Avatar, and Ghost in the Shell. It’s then around the beautiful bays and back to the city.
This beautiful cinema is owned by some of Weta’s founders and art-deco designed by the amazingly talented Weta designers. We’ll showcase this award-winning complex and explain some of the fine Weta-created artwork on display before enjoying a drink or maybe an ice-cream!
As we enter Miramar, you’ll see Wellington’s answer the the Hollywood sign. The difference is not just in the name, but also it’s windy-style end to remind us all of Wellington’s reputation.
- Guided transport - Weta Cave Workshop Tour - Weta behind-the-scenes video - Tour and refreshment at the Roxy Cinema
Options at your expense:
- Purchasing Weta movie memorabilia and merchandise. - Purchasing extra foods and drinks at the Roxy Cinema.