What’s New

Home is Where the Art is

Step inside our giant playhouse to explore, discover and create masterpieces! 

What’s New

Story Studio Live 2021

Capital E’s National Theatre for Children is proud to present Story Studio LIVE 2021! Touring to schools in Term 3 for students in Year 5 – 8.

What’s New

Seasons Education Tour

Capital E National Theatre for Children presents Seasons, written by Peter Wilson with music and lyrics by Laughton and Jenny Pattrick.

Kia Ora. Welcome to Capital E!

PlayHQ is open Mon – Sat 9.30am to 3.30pm. 

COVID-19 update

Capital E under COVID-19 Level 1.  

Capital E remains open under COVID-19 Level 1 alert.

The health and safety of our visitors and staff is very important to us. We’ll continue to monitor advice from the Wellington City Council and Ministry of Health, and will share updates here and on social media.   

Please remember to stay home if you’re unwell, practice good hygiene, and record your movements.  


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Online Activities

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MediaLab Education Experience

Learn more about Digital Curriculum linked school trips!

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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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