Stansborough Mill

Book a Mill Tour. Our immersive tour gets people up close to some very famous wool and inspiring artisans. Also a unique opportunity to purchase New Zealand treasures & authentic movie memorabilia.


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Discover Wellington's hidden treasure, (nestled in Petone).
Experience the nostalgia of a bygone era, in a 1920's textile mill.
Hear the farm story of passion and determination to save a rare sheep breed.
Experience the traditional process of creating some of the most innovative woolen textiles in the world.
Be wowed by the magical journey from the paddock through to the silver screen.

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This attraction is a must do for any Local, National, or International Visitor – and any Tolkien Fan.

Tour Bookings Essential. Set times. Minimum numbers required.

Don't have time for a tour, why not visit the Gallery Shop.
See and purchase our textiles, view our 'Window to the Past' and perhaps get a chance to see the historic looms in action.


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Physical address

Stansborough Mill, 68 Fitzherbert Street, Petone, Eastbourne, Wellington, 5012, New Zealand.

Opening times

Business hours:
9am - 4.30pm
Months of operation:
Feb, Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec

Facilities and Features

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Pricing and Conditions

Adult $20.00

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