What’s New

Light Years Christmas

Prepare to be dazzled by Light Years Christmas powered by Flick Electric Co. at Capital E’s PlayHQ this festive season! 

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Term Time Activities

Free activities for tamariki under 5. Come see us Monday to Friday 11am at PlayHQ!

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The Lost Letter Office 

The Lost Letter Office is a love letter to handwritten letters. Find out more about our National Education Tour.

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Seasons 2021

Capital E National Theatre for Children is remounting Seasons, one of its most popular theatre productions from its 22-year repertoire. Find out more about our National Education Tour.

Kia Ora. Welcome to Capital E!

PlayHQ is open! Come see us Mon – Sat 9.30am to 3.30pm

Capital E at Alert Level 1: 

Capital E’s PlayHQ is open Monday – Saturday 9.30am to 3.30pm.

We’ll continue to monitor advice from the Wellington City Council and Ministry of Health and will share updates here and on social media. 

We are taking the following health and safety measures, so please: Stay home if you, or anyone you are visiting with is unwell. Please use the hand sanitiser provided when coming to Capital E’s PlayHQ.

Continue to connect with us here and on social media where we’ll share any updates.

Kia kaha.


Capital E is part of Experience Wellington. View the FAQs here:

Experience Wellington COVID-19 FAQs 

Cardboard VR

Online Activities

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Young child uses film camera in OnTV studio

OnTV Education Experience

Book your students into an immersive team experience in our professional and purpose-built TV studio. These curriculum-linked programmes will see your class work together to create their own television broadcast!

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Two young children work on a computer together

MediaLab Education Experience

Learn more about 2020 Digital Curriculum linked school trips!


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Ideatorium! EOI

Two times a year we search for artists and creatives to work with us to develop new and exciting original creative experiences for children.

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Find Us

Located in central Wellington at 4 Queens Wharf, Wellington, New Zealand.

Phone: 04 913 3740

Email: capitale@experiencewellington.org.nz


Being creative is as important as your 5+ a day. Help Capital E dish up a healthy serving of creativity to all children!

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