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Art Deco Guided Afternoon Tour, Napier

  • Discover the art deco capital of New Zealand on this 2 hour afternoon tour
  • Learn the fascinating history behind Napier
  • Enjoy a complimentary cup of tea or coffee and view a short film

The most complete Art Deco tour of Napier, this is an extended guided walk begins and begins at the Art Deco Centre with an audio visual introduction from your local guide.

You’ll hear the dramatic story of the 1931 earthquake and discover Art Deco; the style of the times in the 1930s. Your small group will depart on a one and a half hour guided walk through Napier’s Art Deco Quarter, including visits to the interiors of some of the most stunning examples of this architectural style in the city.

On your return to the Art Deco Centre you'll be invited to the boutique theatre for a complimentary tea or coffee and to view a short film about our world famous Art Deco Weekend celebrations.

*Note that access to some buildings is not possible at weekends or on public holidays


2 hours

Height Restriction

No minimum height

No maximum height

Wheelchair Friendly


Maximum Weight

No maximum weight

Weather Dependent

Outdoor - Yes

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This experience is not suitable for spectators

Animals Allowed

Guide Dogs Only

Toilet facilities


Minimum Age

No minimum age

Important Information

Wear comfortable shoes and dress for the weather

Under 18's must be accompanied by an adult

Note that access to some buildings is not possible at weekends or on public holidays

Select your group size

Adult 19 years +

Concession 12 -18 years

Child Under 12 years

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About the provider

Art Deco Trust, Napier, Art Deco Centre

Art Deco Centre,
7 Tennyson Street,
New Zealand

Since the Art Deco Trust began showing the city’s Art Deco treasures to tourists in 1985, thousands of people each year have experienced Napier’s fascinating heritage and have been captivated by the dramatic story of this city’s rebirth in the vibrant 1930s.

Allow the trust to show you this fascinating city with one of their award winning tours.
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