Exterior of Antrim House at dusk with lights on inside

For the time being Antrim House remains closed to the public. 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.

Opening Hours

Currently closed to the public

Monday - Friday
8.30am - 5.00pm

Viewing is limited to the main hallway, lower staircase and former drawing room

parking no-smoking toilet

Entry

Free

Address

63 Boulcott Street
Wellington 6011

+64 4 472 4341

information@heritage.org.nz

Exterior of Antrim House in winter surrounded by office buildings

When boot baron Robert Hannah built Antrim House in 1905 it was the ultimate statement home, a sumptuous Italianate affair on one of urban Wellington’s most notable residential streets. Today, the house fits snuggly between high-rise apartments and office blocks, a stone’s throw from Wellington’s busiest streets. Surrounded by lawns and mature trees – a favourite lunch-time spot– it’s a green oasis among the concrete and clatter of the CBD.

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Historic black and white photo of Antrim House circa 1907 by Sydney Charles Smith

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Photo: Sydney Charles Smith, National Library

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