Highwic offers a unique insight into the life of the well-to-do Buckland family. Highwic's authenticity provides the perfect opportunity for school groups to learn about how people lived in Auckland in the late 1800s. A visit to Highwic helps students gain knowledge and understanding about events, places, people and lifestyles significant to colonial New Zealand.
Highwic was built in 1862 for Alfred Buckland and his large family. It offers an insight - from dairy to drawing room - into Victorian lifestyle and technology.
Highwic offers a comprehensive choice of programmes to suit curriculum needs for all ages and stages.
Booking is essential for school parties and other groups.