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Private Tour: Behind the Scenes Weta Workshop Tour

Wellington, New Zealand
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2 hours 30 minutes (Approx.)
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Offered in: English and 1 more


Get an insider’s look at New Zealand’s film industry during this 2.5-hour tour of Wellington’s Weta Workshop. See where the magic happens for blockbuster films like ‘Warcraft,’ ‘District 9,’ and ‘The Lord of the Rings,’ as you take a behind-the-scenes look at their Oscar® award-winning work, designing props and costumes.
  • Discover the movie magic of Wellington's Weta Workshop during a private tour
  • Admire the workshop's collection of amazing movie props and costumes
  • See movie production items from films like 'The Lord of the Rings' and 'District 9'
  • Check out the five Oscars won by Richard Taylor and his team
  • Private guide for a more personalized experience
Pre-arrange a meeting time with your guide during the workshop’s normal hours of operation, and then head to the Weta Workshop Cave at your appointed hour.
Your guide, who is also a Weta Workshop technician, will show you the ins and outs of this marvelous facility. Check out the handcrafted weapons and sculptures displayed in the Weta boardroom, and admire the wealth of awards the company has racked up, including five Oscars® collected by Weta’s Richard Taylor and his team.
As you proceed, you’ll get a glimpse of workshop sections normally off-limits to the public and get an insider’s look at how movie props and costumes are created from scratch.
When you finish the guided portion of the tour, feel free to stay a while longer to wander through the exhibitions in the Weta Cave or to pick up a few souvenirs.
Product code: 6611P5

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