You’ll find us in Howick, 
East Auckland, New Zealand                               (09) 576 9506                                                          

Open every day
from 10am to last admission 4pm
(unless advised differently)

You’ll find us in Howick,
East Auckland, New Zealand

Entire Historical Village Monday, 16 April 2018, 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Join us these holidays for some old-fashioned fun in the Village!  Each day (Monday to Friday) families and children of all ages can come and explore the village and participate in various fun activities and games,  including outdoor games, giant bubbles, craft activities.   These holidays we are learning about Saint George and the Dragon!  Come dressed as a knight or princess and follow the Children's Trail around the Village to find all the dragons! 

In addition to this, you can join our Villagers for fun and games at 11am and 1pm Monday to Friday only.

- Mondays - Marble Games

- Tuesdays - Parlour Games 

- Wednesdays - Indoor Toys

- Thursdays - Races and Skipping Games

- Fridays - Board Games and Tabletop Games

Entire Historical Village Thursday, 26 April 2018, 9:30 am - 2:30 pm

Enjoy a day of good old-fashioned fun!!

All variety of games will fill an exciting day at the village this school holiday.  From indoor toys that trick your eyes to parlour games that trick your friends.  Master the skills of the outdoor toys and create a giant obstacle course for all to enjoy.  Come and play in every kind of way!

Suitable for primary-school aged children. 

Bring a hat, a friend, a picnic lunch, a water bottle and an adventurous spirit. 

Bookings essential, online or in person $35 per child or $60 for two.

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Bell House Sunday, 13 May 2018, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Spoil your mum on Mother's day for a delicious high tea in a beautiful historic building. Price includes, dainty food and beverages, friendly costumed staff, guest historian speaker and a complimentary soft drink or bubbles on arrival.

Free entry into the village from 10am on the day.

$40 per person (incl.soft drink)
Or $45 per Adult ( of bubbles)
Booking is essential as seating is limited

Due to the historic nature of the venue, we ask that all guests refrain from wearing stilettos.

Book here


Bell House Saturday, 18 August 2018, 10:30 am - 12:30 pm

Celebrate your special day in a beautiful and unique setting on this auspicious date, Aug 18, 2018. '818' is homophonic to 'making a fortune', hence the date's popularity among Chinese. Our wedding package includes, marriage ceremony, photography, historic 1850's church, decorated venue, bouquet, bubbly, cake and canapes. For more information email here.

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icon time blueOpen every day
from 10am to 4pm
(last admission &
unless advised differently)


Where we are

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Howick Historical Village

Bells Road

Lloyd Elsmore Park



New Zealand