December, 2021

This is a repeating event

2021Fri03Dec10:00 am4:00 pmChristmas time at the Village!Howick Historical Village Christmas Activity10:00 am - 4:00 pm Howick Historical Village, Lloyd Elsmore Park, Bells Rd, Pakuranga, Auckland 2010Type:Christmas,Museums and GalleriesWhere:East AucklandAges:All Ages,Children (5 to 10 years),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years),Teens (13 to 18 years)

Howick Historical village Christmas 2021

Event Details

Visit the Howick Historical Village for Christmas fun throughout December!

While the decorations have been pared back festiveness is still in the air. From 3rd to 24th December see the interiors of the grand, 1861 homestead Puhi Nui gloriously decked-out! Work your way around the Village learning about traditions from the past on a Christmas trail.

On weekends between 1-3pm, come along for a CHRISTMAS CRAFTERNOON! Make the following:

  • 4 & 5 Dec – Peg Doll Tree Ornaments
  • 11 & 12 Dec – Orange & Clove Pomander Ornaments
  • 18 & 19 Dec – Christmas Lanterns

With lots of space in the beautiful gardens to allow for distancing, bring a picnic or purchase something from the Homestead Café!

No booking required but Crafternoon activities are limited to 24 groups/bubbles (max 3 per group) to allow for distancing. Register on arrival.

Please note that presenting a vaccine certificate on arrival is a condition of entry. Craft activities are subject to change. If wet the activities will be held in the large schoolhouse. Last admissions are at 3pm.

Health Guidelines for this Event

Masks Required
Outdoor Event
Vaccination Required
Other Health Guidelines Vacination Certificates will be checked with the NZ Pass Verifier on arrival


Admission: Adult $16, Child (over 5) $8, Child (under 5) FREE, senior/student $12, family $40.

No cost for activities, but donations are welcome, or support the Village through gift shop purchases!


Howick Historical VillageExplore the early settlement of Howick as it was in the mid to late 1800's. Open the doors of real homes and experience living history for yourself. See how the early settlers would have lived as they went about their daily activities. 09-576 9506 Bells Road, Lloyd Elsmore Park, Pakuranga, Auckland 2010, New Zealand