Visitor information Pānui Manuhiri

Pompallier Mission
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Admission

Guided tour including printery and garden

Adults: $10 adults
Tertiary students: $7
Accompanied school-age children, Heritage New Zealand members free.

Coffee, Croissant and Culture tour combo (Summer only): $19.50 per person

Access to the printery is by guided tour only to help preserve this precious building.

Please understand that surcharges may apply at times of special events.


Guided tour, Pompallier
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Guided heritage tours

Touch the past in New Zealand’s only surviving pioneer printery, our eye-opening displays and hands-on tours bring this mission story to life.

  • Learn how to bind a book, discover how to tan leather.

Guided tours includes the printery and heritage garden. Book your visit online now...

Daily guided tour times: 10am 11am 12pm 1pm* 2pm 3pm 4pm* (* these two tours run summer months only, from 23 November).


French coffee at Pompallier
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Coffee, Croissant and Culture tour

Our seasonal Coffee, Croissant and Culture Tour delivers a great Pompallier package.

  • Fully guided tour of the Mission and Printery, followed by coffee and croissants in our French Coffee House. 

Relax with views over the gardens and harbour. Book your visit online now...

Daily, November - April at 10am 11am 12pm 1pm* 2pm 3pm 4pm* (* these two tours run summer months only, from 23 November)


Students
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Group tours

Guided tours for groups are available by arrangement, and customised to your requirements. We would be delighted to work with you to develop a programme suited to the ages and interests of your group.

For Trade and Community Group tours, contact pompallier@heritage.org.nz to make a booking.

For School Groups, contact pompallieradmin@heritage.org.nz to discuss your requirements and arrange a convenient time.



Shop at Pompallier
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Refreshments

Take a break with a Bishop's Brew coffee in our petite French Cafe and enjoy the views over the gardens and harbour.  Other light refreshments are available including cold drinks, ice creams, and morning/afternoon teas.


Gift shop

Shop at our gift shop for a special reminder of your visit.

Facilities

Wheelchair access

The Visitor Centre and gardens are accessible for wheelchairs.  Sorry, there is no wheelchair access to the Printery.

Disabled parking is available at our Visitor Centre.

Toilets

A visitor toilet is located in our Visitor Centre.