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Art Deco Trust

Napier 4110, New Zealand
+64 6-835 0022
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Guided Walk of the Napier Art Deco Quarter
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The Art Deco Centre is your gateway to Napier's heritage and a visit to this city isn't complete without learning about the devastating earthquake of 1931 and the remarkable rebuild that was completed in just 22 months.Visit us for information on guided walks, minibus and vintage car tours and to view a fascinating short film on the 1931 earthquake. The store is filled with uniquely Napier gifts and souvenirs, as well as Art Deco style hats, jewellery, retro children's toys and so much more.Make the Art Deco Centre your first port of call on your next visit to Napier.
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Napier 4110, New Zealand
+64 6-835 0022
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Napier is really worth a visit to see Art deco buildings with many to see. If you can take a guided walk to learn more.

Thank Paul A
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Thank Wendy H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Everyone’s first visit to Napier will be to see the Art Deco town. This walking tour managed by the Art Deco Trust runs 3 times a day for 2+ hours. We thought it was thoroughly enjoyable, giving you a detailed understanding of the challenge facing...More

Thank travellersruislip
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went on the morning tour with our excellent guide Derek. The tour starts with a short video of Napier before the earthquake. The events of that fateful day and how Napier recovered afterwards. Despite the rain, the walking tour was superb. Derek our guide...More

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Thank David A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Despite the rain I thoroughly enjoyed the tour. Our guide was very knowledgeable and I learnt a huge amount about the features of art deco architecture.

Thank Fiona B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A great way to see the Art Deco buildings of Napier. The walking tour was super informative and interesting. Our guide began the tour with a slide show and we ended the walk with a very good video about the 1931 earthquake that destroyed Napier....More

1  Thank BobD686
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great Art Deco Minibus Tour with Jeremy - 90 minutes of touring around all aspects of Art Deco Napier. This tour is a must for any visit to Napier. Fabulous city - so appealing...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

On the advice of our innkeeper we decided to take the Art Deco Walking tour put on by the Art Deco Trust. We were on the 4:30 pm tour which lasted about 2 hours and cost NZ$20 per person. You start with a short video...More

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5 February 2017|
Response from ArtDecoTrust | Property representative |
Hi Rhetta The free shuttles drop you to the NAPIER isite which is a 2 minute walk from our Art Deco Centre. We add additional walks for c ruise ship passengers. Regards Abby
12 October 2016|
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Response from ArtDecoTrust | Property representative |
Good morning, yes you are able to book on the day, we have guided tours every day (except Christmas Day) at 10.00am and 2.00pm. We also offer a 5.00pm Guided Walk in the Summer months (October - April). We add on additional... More
31 August 2016|
Response from Erasmus16 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, these walking tours go on all year round and by November you will be into the traditional New Zealand tourist season. Go into the Art Deco heritage place and the staff will let you know what is available.