We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Nga Taonga Sound & Vision

Open Now: 9:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Open today: 9:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Save
Share
Review Highlights
Light, camera, coffee!

Great for a coffee and relaxed view of The changing cityscape of this corner. Good food. Simple... read more

Reviewed 27 November 2017
Chris P
via mobile
A choice morsel, compact and delightful.

Arriving for the Guatemalan movie "Ixcanul," I enjoyed a pre-show snack along with an exhibit on a... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2015
whimsyfirst
,
Wellington, New Zealand
Read all 8 reviews
14
All photos (14)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good37%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Nov 26, 2017
“Light, camera, coffee!”
Jul 29, 2015
“A choice morsel, compact and delightful.”
About
Nga Taonga Sound & Vision is the operating name for the New Zealand Archive of Film, Television and Sound Nga Taonga Whitiahua Me Nga Taonga Korero. The archive was formed by the amalgamation of the New Zealand Film Archive Nga Kaitiaki O Nga Taonga...more
Open Now
Hours Today: 9:30 AM - 7:00 PM
See all hours
Contact
84 Taranaki Street, Wellington, New Zealand
Website
+64 4-384 7647
Call
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Wellington
from US$140.60
More Info
from US$63.60
More Info
from US$144.00
More Info
from US$43.50
More Info
Reviews (8)
Filter reviews
8 results
Traveler rating
5
3
0
0
0
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
5
3
0
0
0
See what travelers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

Great for a coffee and relaxed view of The changing cityscape of this corner. Good food. Simple quality selection.

Thank Chris P
Reviewed 30 July 2015

Arriving for the Guatemalan movie "Ixcanul," I enjoyed a pre-show snack along with an exhibit on a NZ soap opera, one of several integrated into the cafe. After the movie, the adjacent gallery lured me into an exhibition on early feature films in Wellington for...More

Thank whimsyfirst
Reviewed 12 December 2014

Nga Taonga Sound and Vision bought old film footage of early Maori. The films were shown in local Marae, great ambience! Films were of mutton birders, eeling, hangi and many more, very interesting. Entry was by gold coin donation

Thank Marie V
Reviewed 31 July 2014 via mobile

I took my young kids to a screening of the Gruffalo over the school holidays. It was a deal where you pay $6/adults & children pay their age 2 years = $2 etc. It was such a great idea for kids that aren't quite ready...More

Thank Fifi L
Reviewed 10 October 2013

I visited the film archive for the first time in October 2013 and spent an interesting afternoon (2-3 hours and could have stayed longer). There are a large number of films, documentaries, old news reels, sports reports television advertisements etc which can be watched for...More

1  Thank Martin H
Reviewed 7 September 2013 via mobile

We wandered in because my husband had read about this in a guide book. We each chose short films to watch and enjoyed a quiet hour learning about cultural New Zealand. There may have been more to explore but there was no guides or docents....More

Thank Trish B
Reviewed 26 July 2013

Saw a superb 1953 film about the first ascent of Everest, while drinking some coffee from the cafe - the friendly staff even found me a tube for a poster I'd bought elsewhere earlier!

Thank Hazel A
Reviewed 30 November 2009

The Film Archive is a great place to stop by for a couple of hours. There are hundreds of hours of archived films available at the click of a button, and this has really helped me get under the skin of the local psyche. As...More

2  Thank TrailofAnts
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 46 hotels in Wellington
Distinction Wellington, Century City Hotel
446 reviews
.25 km away
Comfort Hotel Wellington
700 reviews
.32 km away
At Home Wellington
865 reviews
.33 km away
Quality Hotel Wellington
567 reviews
.35 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 1,033 restaurants in Wellington
Pizza Pomodoro
220 reviews
.15 km away
Egmont Street Eatery
178 reviews
.12 km away
Great India
491 reviews
.15 km away
Tommy Millions
133 reviews
.13 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 375 attractions in Wellington
St James Theatre
71 reviews
.16 km away
Wellington Chocolate Factory
37 reviews
.13 km away
Wellington Night Market
98 reviews
.22 km away
The Bucket Fountain
26 reviews
.22 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Nga Taonga Sound & Vision staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines