What’s New

Four Seasons in One Play

Come and see us in person! Our creative play space has been re-imagined as an indoor playground to reflect the year’s different seasons.

What’s New

Term Time Activities Go Online

You can now see your favourite Term Time Activities Monday to Friday at 11am online.

Kia Ora. Welcome to Capital E!

PlayHQ is now open! Our temporary hours are Wednesdays – Saturdays from 9.30am -2pm. 

Haere mai. Welcome! Capital E’s PlayHQ is now open. Our temporary hours from Wednesday 3rd June, 2020 will be 4 days a week,  Wednesdays – Saturdays from 9.30am -2pm. 

Our weekly programmes will continue to be offered online: Yoga for KidsMusic MagicScience JamSpin AroundPuppet Playtime, and Fairy Tales. We will keep reviewing as we go, to see when we can get our sessions back up and running again in PlayHQ.

We are following Ministry of Health advice and guidelines around physical distancing, hygiene, visitor numbers, and contact tracing so you’ll notice some changes during your visit.  The health and wellbeing of our visitors and team is very important to us.  Anyone who is obviously unwell may be asked to leave and visitors will be required to complete contact tracing before entering.

We look forward to seeing you all soon!


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

Experience Wellington COVID-19 FAQs 

Cardboard VR

Craft videos

Watch our craft videos for creative ideas for kids…


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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

We are searching for artists and creatives to work with us and co-create with children to develop new and exciting original creative experiences.

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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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