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Auckland Domain

Park Road, Auckland Central, Auckland, New Zealand
+64 9-301 0101
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Characterized by its formal gardens, this park is a great place to relax just minutes away from the city center.
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good40%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“winter garden” (52 reviews)
“duck pond” (42 reviews)
“beautiful park” (52 reviews)
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Park Road, Auckland Central, Auckland, New Zealand
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+64 9-301 0101
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"winter garden"
in 52 reviews
"duck pond"
in 42 reviews
"beautiful park"
in 52 reviews
"feed the ducks"
in 21 reviews
"lantern festival"
in 12 reviews
"botanic gardens"
in 10 reviews
"glass house"
in 7 reviews
"green space"
in 16 reviews
"tropical plants"
in 10 reviews
"huge park"
in 14 reviews
"war memorial museum"
in 15 reviews
"old trees"
in 14 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 19 reviews
"lovely walk"
in 7 reviews
"great place to visit"
in 12 reviews
"rainy day"
in 9 reviews
"few hours"
in 12 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Auckland Domain is a great place Close to Parnell and New Market Excellent place to walk around.... Excellent gardens and bird life Museum is on top of the hill...a great day can be spent there too Still close enough to cafes near by

Thank Brycee10
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On your way to or from the Auckland Museum, get a stroll or a long walk in on the Domain. It showcases the local plant life, and is laid out beautifully.

Thank Lydia T
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Even if it is raining ☔️ this is a nice place to visit. The park grounds are quite vast . Containing restaurant, toilets,duck ponds , marble sculptures, formal gardens, a forest bush setting. Great for couples , children , families and group get togethers a...More

Thank Rachel U
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Reviewed 9 July 2018

We went to this place for a walk and it was amazing. A great place to relax within city central. To be with nature. Very clean. And the people are super friendly

Thank james S
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Reviewed 4 July 2018

The domain is a wonderful place to visit, no only because of the museum at its centre but it is great for exploring and walking, visiting the magnificent winter gardens and pool, watching people play sport, running and the view towards the city and northshore...More

Thank Piha52
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Reviewed 2 July 2018

Just 5-min walk from University of Auckland, it is a good place to take a breather and break from city life for a while. A relaxing 15-min stroll between ancient trees will take you to the botanic gardens (winter and tropical garden) which exhibits a...More

Thank TChu9876
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Reviewed 28 June 2018

Plenty of space for exercise, along the fields or on the walking trails. Most of it is un-shaded, but there are a few short trails that are heavily shaded for a 5-10 min walk when its really hot. Great view at the top at the...More

Thank Alison R
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Reviewed 27 June 2018

You can walk to the Domain from the Auckland Central Business District via Albert Park and the University or simply use the city's efficient bus system. The Domain is filled with people exiting their vehicles to visit the superb museum - which you should see...More

Thank Michael W
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Reviewed 7 June 2018

I've been to better city parks, but this one is fine. The winter garden is average and just a few minutes from the Auckland museum entrance. If you have time stop in, otherwise it's not a big deal to miss.

Thank brandasa
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Reviewed 31 May 2018

While sightseeing in Auckland, we went into the Auckland Domain Park. It had some nice statues, plenty of green grass and a nice gazebo. It started to rain, so we ran to the the gazebo and waited out the shower. The park also had restrooms....More

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