Accessibility

Capital E Accessibility info

Getting Here

Capital E is in the city centre. There are many bus stops located a short walking distance away on Lambton Quay. To reach us from Lambton Quay you will need to cross several roads, some of which are very busy, and some of which do not have crossing facilities. For information on bus stops and timetables, please visit MetLink.

Wellington Train Station is a 20-minute walk from Capital E. To reach us from Wellington Train Station you will need to cross a busy road, and walk along the waterfront. This path does have roads and access entryways, some of which are very busy, and some of which do not have crossing facilities.

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.

Play HQ

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

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.

 

Capital E Be Accessible Silver 2015

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