fbpx

Accessibility

Te Kuhu Mai

Getting Here

Capital E is located in the heart of Wellington City. To reach us, take a 5-minute walk from Lambton Quay and carefully cross Jervois Quay towards the Wellington Waterfront. For more information on bus stops and timetables, you can plan your journey on Metlink.

Wellington Train Station is a 20-minute walk to Capital E. Cross Jervois Quay and soak in the breathtaking view while you take a stroll alongside the Wellington Waterfront. When you reach Ferg’s Kayaks, take a right to reach Capital E’s vibrant, colourful building.

There is a 15-minute loading zone outside Capital E, which is monitored by Wellington City Council parking attendants. For more information about accessible parking in central Wellington, click here for the Accessible Wellington Map (Text version here), or here for the Accessible WebMap.

PlayHQ

PlayHQ is accessed from a double manual door entry on Queens Wharf and is wheelchair accessible. The activities in PlayHQ are for children under five years, so many are low to the ground, however, PlayHQ is staffed with a Capital E team member who can assist with any of the activities. Our reception desk has an accessible area for retail transactions. There is an accessible unisex toilet. Certified service dogs are welcome at Capital E, and there is a sign-language welcome video at the entrance

For a guide to visiting PlayHQ, including what to expect on a visit, download the Capital E PlayHQ Social Story (PDF) or here for the Capital E PlayHQ Social Story (Word Document).

OnTV and MediaLab

The Digital Education suite (OnTV and MediaLab) is located upstairs at Capital E. They can be accessed via an elevator from the TSB arena foyer. If this is required, let a Capital E team member know and they will provide further information. There is an accessible unisex toilet located on the ground floor. We have an Evac Chair for use in an emergency and a trained staff member on site at all times. We welcome certified service dogs at Capital E, please let a Capital E team member know at the time of booking your digital education session.

For a guide to visiting MediaLab, including what to expect on a visit, download the MediaLab Social Story (PDF) or here for the MediaLab Social Story (Word Document).

Capital E Be Accessible Silver 2015

Sign up to our newsletter

Stay in the know with news and events from Capital E!