What’s New

Light up imaginations!

Join us these school holidays for a wide range of ‘Light Years’ inspired workshops for children.


What’s New

Mahuru Māori

Mahuru Māori is a challenge in September for each and every one of us to take up, no matter what our current level of Māori language may be. 

What’s New

The Lost Letter Office 

The Lost Letter Office is a love letter to handwritten letters. Join us on Saturday 10 October for public shows at Te Raukura ki Kāpiti. 

Kia Ora. Welcome to Capital E!

PlayHQ is open! Come see us Mon-Sat 9.30am to 3.30pm. Term Time Activities are on hold until 21 September.

Capital E at Level 2:

Kia ora, Capital E’s PlayHQ remains open under COVID-19 Level 2 alert, however our 11am weekday term time activities (Yoga for Kids, Music Magic, Little Creators, Science Jam, Spin Around) are cancelled. You can watch some of our popular Term Time Activities online on YouTube,  Facebook,and Instagram.

The health and safety of our visitors and staff is very important to us so we continue to follow Ministry of Health advice and guidelines around physical distancing, hygiene, visitor numbers and contact tracing.

All visitors are asked to stay home if they are feeling unwell, to maintain physical distancing of 1 metre while in Capital E and are required to complete contract tracing upon entering via the Rippl or NZ COVID Tracer apps or manually.

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

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 

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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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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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