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Characterized by its formal gardens, this park is a great place to relax just minutes away from the city center.
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Park Road, Auckland Central, Auckland, New Zealand
+64 9-301 0101
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a great place to enjoy a peaceful walk, lots of greenery to see, and fun paths to take. The field for lawn bowling is huge, but unlike anything we have around where we live in Canada. It was refreshing to take it all...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Melanie P
Reviewed 5 days ago

We walked through the Domain in order to get to the museum, incredible trees and gardens. Very clean and tidy with maps on boards to guide round. The cafe was a lovely place to stop for a cuppa and cake, with sparrows all around ready...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank John P
Reviewed 6 days ago

The Winter Garden is beautiful with its lovely old glasshouses, and it's great just to wander around the Domain and enjoy the views of Auckland. I travelled there by bus and decided to walk back: please be aware that the footpaths are not especially well...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Numismatist
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very worthwhile to wander around Auckland Domain. The gardens are lovely and the cafe serves good food - if a little expensive.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank anitacurtis
Reviewed 13 November 2018

This is one of my favourite places to visit in Auckland. I used to walk my dog daily around the perimeters of the playing fields. The duck pond is lovely for children to visit. On our last visit we walked through the beautifully kept winterhouse...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ausgezeichnet70
Reviewed 12 November 2018

Visit the war memorial Meseum and then have a bite to eat at the Atrium . then stroll down to the Winter Gardens and see the Natural n.z. bush setting and plants from around the world

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 6 November 2018

We visited Auckland Domain and enjoyed the open spaces, gardens etc. A very relaxing place amid the busyness of the city. The Winter Gardens were particularly interesting with the quantity and variety of plants from various regions of the world.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank delwyn2017
Reviewed 30 October 2018

Auckland Domain is a lovely park with beautiful gardens that allows for easy walks (there aren't many easy walks in New Zealand). Eat lunch at the pretty duck pond and don't forget to pop into the wintergardens to see the massive pitcher plants and other...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank kt_onthego_2018
Reviewed 28 October 2018

We spent a couple of days around the Domain while holidaying in Auckland. The gardens, cafe and whole area are lovely to walk around and explore. The walk past the creek and the duckpond are lovely as is the fernery. Great to visit if your...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Brenda G
Reviewed 14 October 2018

This city park covers acres and acres of green for you to explore. Inside the domain, it has several lake/pond and creeks, museum, café, and gardens. You can easily spend a whole afternoon in the park. The garden is well maintained. The Auckland War Memorial...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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