January, 2022

2022Wed19JanAll DaySummer At the Village - Butter Making, Games & CraftsStep back in time and soak up summer's brilliance in the Village gardens(All Day: Wednesday) Howick Historical Village, Lloyd Elsmore Park, Bells Rd, Pakuranga, Auckland 2010Type:Museums and Galleries,School HolidaysWhere:East AucklandAges:All Ages

Children playing outdoor games at Howick Historical Village

Event Details

Step back in time and soak up summer’s brilliance in the Howick Historical Village gardens, blooming with hollyhocks, hydrangeas and other cottage flowers! With plenty of room for distancing in the idyllic outdoor setting, make a day of it. Bring a picnic or pick-up something from the Homestead Café. Explore the heritage buildings and learn about the lives of early Auckland settlers.

There was always work to be done! Help the Villagers with their chores at the following times and outdoor games and crafts everyday.

BUTTER-MAKING – Wednesday 19 January at 11am
everyday at 10:45

Future school holiday events:

ROPE LAYING- Saturday 22 January at 1:30
WASH DAY – Saturday 29 January at 1:30

No booking required. Free with admission but donations are welcome, or support us through gift shop purchases.

Please note that presenting a vaccine pass on arrival is a condition of entry. Last admissions are at 3pm.

Health Guidelines for this Event

Masks Required
Other Health Guidelines Vaccine pass required.


Adult $16

Child (over 5) $8

Child (under 5) FREE

Senior/student $12.

OR receive 30-50% off vouchers on Bookme (www.bookme.co.nz) as part of Auckland Unlimited’s ‘Reactivate Tāmaki Makaurau’ (https://www.aucklandnz.com/reactivate)


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