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Nelson City is a fantastic place to live, work and play! Take time to enjoy boutique shopping, designer fashions, amazing arts and crafts, great cafés and restaurants and the world-famous Markets. What is Uniquely Nelson? Uniquely Nelson is the marketing body that promotes Nelson City as a vibrant and unique destination with a diversity of offerings including retail, hospitality, arts & culture, business and services. Find out more about Uniquely Nelson.
Nelson Provincial Museum The Nelson Provincial Museum, Pupuri Taonga O Te Tai Ao is a regional museum in the city of Nelson, New Zealand. The museum showcases the Nelson region’s history, from geological origins to the stories of individuals and families. There are exhibitions that highlight topics as varied as: – The Boulder Bank – Lord Rutherford – Stories of our six local iwi (Maori) – and about Nelson’s sometimes gruesome past. Open Hours: The doors open 7 days a week at 10am and close at 5pm. (4.30pm weekends and public holidays). Closed on Christmas Day & Good Friday. The collection store & research facility at Isel Park in Stoke is open to the public Tuesday to Friday 12.30 – 4.30pm. Appointments are strongly advised to ensure that staff are available to assist. Find Out More ……
cnr Trafalgar & Hardy Streets, Nelson, New Zealand
State Cinemas Nelson Movie Schedules – click here What’s on Tomorrow – click here News and special events – click here Ticket Prices Click here for ticket prices Movie Infoline: (03) 548 8123 Advance Bookings: (03) 548 3885 or book online http://www.statecinemas.co.nz/now_showing.php
91 Trafalgar Street, Nelson, New Zealand
Welcome to The Suter Art Gallery – where art matters The Suter Art Gallery Te Aratoi o Whakatū is a memorial to the second Bishop of Nelson, Andrew Burn Suter (1830-1895). Bishop Suter and his wife Amelia travelled to Nelson in 1867 to lead the Anglican diocese and they became major figures in early Nelson society. In addition to his official duties, Bishop Suter also busied himself with artistic pursuits as a recreational painter and collector of art. In 1889 he established the Bishopdale Sketching Club (now the Nelson Suter Art Society) and served as its first President and critic. He was also a friend of the painter John Gully (1819-1888) and developed a substantial collection of that artist’s work. In 1890, the Bishop suffered a stroke which left him incapacitated for the last five years of his life. During this period he discussed his ‘long cherished wish’ to present an art gallery to the people of Nelson. Immediately after the Bishop’s death in 1895, Amelia began to realise her husband’s dream. She gifted some land, money and Bishop Suter’s art collection as the founding donation. Herself unwell, Amelia then returned to England and died barely a year […]
208 Bridge Street Nelson
255 Hardy Street Nelson
Places to Eat and Drink
From cafes to restaurants and everything in between Nelson City has a variety of hospitality option to choose from!
Kush Coffee Kush are roasters of character coffee – Organic, Fairtrade and Shadegrown. Enjoy a cup of delicious coffee in the Kush Coffee lounge in Church Street and watch our coffee roaster at work. Throughout the week, we have a range of yummy snacks, great for morning tea or lunch. On Sunday mornings our chef serves an awesome (cooked) breakfast. And while you’re hanging out in the lounge, why not check your e-mail using their free Wi-Fi network? Kush creates fantastic coffee by; Sourcing their beans from small producers that grow for quality rather than quantity Insisting all their coffee is shade-grown, organic, Arabica Roasting pre-blended beans in small batches Sourcing unusual varieties of beans chosen for flavour not price Ensuring all their coffee is very fresh Their passion for coffee, the quality of the beans and roasting method all ensure each batch is elegantly structured, beautifully balanced and the best coffee you could hope to find. Kush roast every day to ensure absolute freshness. You are most welcome to watch – just drop by and check when they will be roasting next. You can also buy Kush Coffee to take home and enjoy at your own place. Order online on their website or just pop […]
5 Church Street, Nelson, New Zealand
WELCOME TO WAKATU HOTEL – ACCOMMODATION IN NELSON A true colonial pub in the heart of Nelson. Join us in the Wakatu Sports Bar where you can watch all your live sports on our big screen TV’s. You might like to battle it out on the pool table, play darts in our dedicated darts room, try your hand at winning some money on the pokies, or just sit back and relax with a cold drink in our sunny garden bar. There’s something for everyone here at the Wakatu Hotel. And if you are looking for accommodation in Nelson, then the Wakatu Hotel is a great base from which to explore the Nelson region. Our clean, tidy rooms are value for money and we pride ourselves on making our guests feel welcome. If you enjoy the outdoors, Nelson is a great place to visit being home to three of New Zealand’s most spectacular national parks. Adventure activities that can be enjoyed by all the family include mountain biking, fishing, diving, sailing, hiking and swimming. Find more information…
83 Collingwood Street, Nelson
Andi & Sam. Business owners & Barista’s Coffee 101 is focused on serving you, simply the best coffee…however you like it. Find out more…
101 bridge street nelson
Welcome to The INNBetween Lodge and Backpacker Hostel A range of backpacker and room options to suit the budget traveller through to the luxury glampacker in central Nelson The INNBetween offers backpackers and other travelers visiting Nelson, free WiFi, clean, modern rooms set next to the Nelson historical Cathedral gardens. Backpackers and guests can look forward to mixed and female-only dorms, double, family and queen en suites. Our friendly guesthouse team are onsite to assist you and will respect your space if you want some peace and quiet so you can unwind and relax. More than your average Nelson hostel, we have an onsite café, bar and restaurant and a large courtyard for socialising. Our onsite booking office offers backpackers recommendations for Nelson and beyond. So whether you’re a relaxed nelson backpacker, group or family unit, we’ve got you covered. Visit one of the three National Parks including the Abel Tasman. Luggage storage is available while you spend time walking or mountain biking the Heaphy Track, undertaking tourism adventures, climbing the Centre of New Zealand or cycling the Tasman Trail. We can arrange a wine and craft brewery tour (popular with the backpackers) or point you in the right direction of local artists, galleries and museums. Find Out More …
335 Trafalgar Square East, Nelson, New Zealand
Bacco Bar and Restaurant Dining out? Join us at Bacco Bar and Restaurant in the heart of Nelson City. Where fine food, good company and great wines meet. Stonegrill dining is an exciting and interactive experience that presents your meal cooking on a heated sizzling stone to your table. Open for breakfast every morning where you can try our traditional breakfast of bacon and eggs or select an item from our display cabinet to compliment your choice of coffee. For dinner why not try something from our menu like prime fillet steak or Chefs fish of the day to name a few. Breakfast 9.00am – 11.30am Lunch 11.30am – 2.30-ish Bar Menu 2.30pm – 5.30pm Dinner 5.30am – till late Snacks available all day Our decor expresses the history and beautiful natural surrounds of Nelson, like the Boulder Bank, Appleby River and the Waimea Plains. Memorabilia from the old prospectors and businesses line the walls complimenting the old photos from the past. Monthly art displays from local artists also feature. We have selected the best of Nelson and Marlborough wines and foods, presenting them to you in a form to be savoured. Check out our website for our new menu www.baccorestaurant.co.nz Open Hours: Monday – Sunday 9am – late
295 Trafalgar Street, Nelson, New Zealand
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