List of the famous landmarks that make up the Wellington skyline, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Wellington architectural landmarks as well as other major buildings, dwellings, and other structures in Wellington are included on this list. Information about these Wellington buildings is included on this list, such as when the building first opened and what architectural style it falls under. List includes both new buildings in Wellington and older historic landmarks.
Buildings include everything from St. James Theatre, Wellington to Government House, Wellington.
This list answers the question, "What are the most famous buildings in Wellington?"This is a good reference for research into the historical architecture in Wellington. Famous architectural houses within the city of Wellington are included as well, sometimes by address, other times listed by the name of the original home owner.
Athletic Park, Wellington
Athletic Park was a sports ground used mostly for rugby matches in Wellington, New Zealand. The ground was also the inaugural home of New Zealand's principal knockout football tournament, the Chatham Cup. It has now been demolished and replaced with a retirement village. It was famous for a very ...more
City/Town: Wellington, Wellington Region, Realm of New Zealand, New Zealand, Oceania, + more
The Basin Reserve is a cricket ground in Wellington, New Zealand, used for Test, first-class and one-day cricket. The Basin Reserve is the only cricket ground in New Zealand to have Historic Place status as it is the oldest test cricket ground in New Zealand. The ground has been used for events ...more
City/Town: New Zealand
Government House, Wellington
Government House, Wellington is the official residence of the Governor-General of New Zealand, the representative of the New Zealand head of state Queen Elizabeth II. Its current residents are Jerry Mateparae, who has been Governor General since March 2011, and his spouse. The present building was ...more
City/Town: New Zealand
Opened: Jan 01 1910
Style: Edwardian architecture
Cothay Manor is a grade one listed medieval house and gardens, in Stawley, near Wellington, Somerset. In the early 14th century the local lord of the manor were the Bluett and Cothay families who owned it with nearby Greenham Barton. Built around 1480, its listing cites it as an unusually ...more
City/Town: United Kingdom