Highwic will be closed from 3pm on Sunday 23 January for a private function. Last entry to the house is 2.15pm. We apologise for any inconvenience.
Highwic is open under ORANGE in the traffic light system. If you’re visiting us, you will need to present your Vaccine Pass to staff and follow our Covid-19 requirements. Please stay home if you’re sick. For the latest on Covid-19 in Aotearoa New Zealand visit the official government website.
Wednesday - Sunday
10.30am - 4.00pm
Last admission into the house at 3.15pm
Closed Good Friday and Christmas Day
Under 18 years Free
* Surcharges may apply for special events
Perched above Newmarket’s bustling commercial strip, Highwic is an island of Victorian heritage calm surrounded by a beautiful heritage garden and orchard. As you stroll through its rooms, all of which are ‘dressed’ with the Bucklands’ original furnishings, along with art and household items of the period, you’ll experience Highwic not as a museum but as a life-filled home, where everyone has just shot off to Saturday sports, friends’ houses and the shops.
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