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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 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago

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
Thank youngcats
Reviewed 13 October 2018

Expansive is the proper term for this park full of green grass and mature trees and shrubs. Featuring the Auckland War memorial museum on one corner of the park adds to the multi use aspects of the park.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank michael_smith56
Reviewed 10 October 2018

This is the green lung of Auckland with it's vast grass area and beautiful trees. There are a number of historical buildings located within the area including the Winter Garden and the Fern Conservatorium.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank nldogbert
Reviewed 8 October 2018

We took a lovely walk through the Domain with a pause of the Winter Garden, the Green House and the Fern Garden. Really lovely place and worth a visit if you want to relax in the outdoors.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank New_South_Woodies
Reviewed 6 October 2018

We went to Auckland domain today to see the cherry blossom trees. Auckland Domain is the oldest park in Auckland and is located in the central city. The two main popular attractions located in Auckland domain are the Auckland Museum and the Winter Garden.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank TravelsWithPhillip
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