To speak to our Reception team contact (04) 527 2168. Or you can email us at


Galleries, Ticketing Office
10am to 4pm | 7 days a week
We are open one hour prior to performance on show nights

Whirinaki Whare Taonga will be closed December 25 - 26 and January 1 - 2.

Whirinaki Whare Taonga open 10am to 4pm on the following Public Holidays:
Wellington Anniversary Day | Waitangi Day | Good Friday | Easter Monday | Anzac Day | King’s Birthday | Labour Day

Closed: Matariki

Venue Hire enquiries available online on our Venue Hire page
Tickets can be purchased online 24/7 from our Events page


Open seven days a week, Dough is a modern take on a bakery serving 'all things dough' from brioche to bagels, doughnuts to sticky buns and fresh loaves to take home.

Dough Bakery Open Hours:
Monday - Thursday: 7.30am - 3.30pm
Friday: 7.30am - Late
Weekends: 9am - 3.30pm | (04) 213 9200
Follow Dough Bakery on Facebook and Instagram


We're easy to find, located in the Upper Hutt CBD at 836 Fergusson Drive, between the Council building and the H2O Xtream aquatic centre.

 expressions map


Parking is plentiful and free, but you need to be aware of allocated two hour time zones.

Street parking is available on Fergusson Drive, and a large carpark shared with the pool, is located at the rear of the building off Brown Street.

A dedicated bus park is located in the main carpark at the rear of the building outside the entrance to H2O Xtream aquatic centre.

The parking at the rear of the building is a combination of all day and 2 hour parking. Most of the all day parking is directly behind Whirinaki Whare Taonga and along Brown Street adjacent to the carpark.

Accessible parking is available outside the library and the pool. Details are available under Accessibility