Blue and orange Upper Hutt Heritage Walking Tour featuring a piwakawaka (fantail), Golder's Cottage and the Blockhouse.

Upper Hutt Heritage Walking Tour

Learn about the history of Upper Hutt's Streets with Whirinaki Whare Taonga.

A guided walking tour featuring the historic sites and buildings of Upper Hutt. This 3km walking tour takes you through the historic areas and stories of our city.

Health & Safety

Please contact the event host for health & safety information.

Please wear good shoes and dress for the weather. The tour may be cancelled in bad weather.

836 Fergusson Drive. Meet at the main entrance to Whirinaki Whare Taonga.


Upper Hutt


Walking Tour

Event times

3-5pm Sat 28 Oct


3-5pm Sun 29 Oct


Whirinaki Whare Taonga

Whirinaki Whare Taonga is a vibrant arts centre where you can to enjoy art, culture, history and entertainment. Five fabulous galleries have a constantly changing programme of exhibitions ranging from the very best New Zealand and international art, to local arts and craft and historical exhibitions, with a special focus on interactive experiences and family friendly activities. It’s the hub for audience engagement and participation in the arts for Upper Hutt with a varied programme of special events, workshops for children, artist talks, and education classes for schools and community activities which vary throughout year.


Phone: 04 527 2168