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Civic Square

Jervois Quay, Wellington 2004, New Zealand
+64 4-801 7153
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This is a Reason That Wellington is an Outstanding City

Civic Square is large enough to accommodate thousands of pedestrians who daily traverse the central... read more

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End of the Americas cup parade and what an atmosphere. Sheltered and perfect place to host an... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2017
Wellington, New Zealand
via mobile
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  • Average20%
  • Poor1%
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“art gallery” (20 reviews)
“sea bridge” (10 reviews)
“town hall” (6 reviews)
Jervois Quay, Wellington 2004, New Zealand
+64 4-801 7153
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Civic Square is large enough to accommodate thousands of pedestrians who daily traverse the central part of Wellington. The municipal buildings and City Hall stand near the City Library and City Gallery.. Downtown workers find it pleasant to sit outside and have their lunches among...More

Thank VWriter
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

End of the Americas cup parade and what an atmosphere. Sheltered and perfect place to host an outdoor event. The entrance way to many attractions and a great meeting place.

Thank Alipa50
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

What a great place to come. No wind gorgeous Crisp night with light projected onto a building and people milling around with glow sticks and children chasing bubbles. I miss the silver ball of ferns usually seen suspended above. What a great area to visit.

Thank Cynthia N
Reviewed 26 April 2017

The Civic Square is a place before its time - still underused but ready for hanging out amidst the great architecture and public art!

Thank SFTheaterDistrict
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Lovely area. Beautiful buildings and so clean. My camera did over time and views of the sea too, so relaxing after walking about the city. Good selection of cafe's in this area and at one end the wonderful Museum.

Thank sandy2915
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

The square itself is and clean. Heaps of people sit around and chat and it's very social. Surrounding the square is the Wellington water front, Wellington library and the Wellington art gallery.

Thank Holleylolliepop
Reviewed 4 April 2017

A must visit for anyone heading to NZ. Wellington is a fab city and lots of little place sto explore!

Thank Katyi1992
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Definitely not a square! Definitely, a nice place to relax, admire the architecture. Close to many other attractions and points of interest.

Thank Ken H
Reviewed 9 March 2017

This square is wvery well suited if you need a break. The architecture is quite fascinating and the square itself is rather quiet and offers a lot of places to relax.

Thank JV_Travelling
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

The city of Wellington uses space in a practical and user friendly way. Nice gathering place for locals and tourist to rest overlooking the inner harbour. A tourist information centre around the corner which is well visited by tourist.

Thank haileythegolden
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