Phone: (04) 913 3740

Hours Open:

  • Weekdays: 9am–3pm
  • Saturday: 9am–3:30pm
  • Closed on Public Holidays

Venue Types: Museum, Fun & Active, Public space

Amenities: Box Office, Wheelchair Access, Toilets, Playground

Suitable for Ages: Families

Ticket Information:

  • Admission: Free

Capital E is an award-winning non for profit organisation in New Zealand that gives children access to a wide range of creative technology, live performance and events.


E Central: Capital E's public space is located at 4 Queens Wharf. Free indoor playground, crafts and bottomless coffee for parents. Check our website for more information on term-time events and activities.

We have something for everyone every school holidays at Capital E. From theatre, events and creative experiences in our digital studios, the options are endless. For a full programme of what Capital E has on offer for your children, check our website a few weeks out.

Capital E National Theatre for Children is now located at the Hannah Playhouse. Every year we have two productions that tour nationally. 2015 brings the return of Kiwi Moon and Stealing Games. For booking details see

Upcoming events at Capital E

  • Science Jam

    Capital E, Wellington

    Thu 31 May 11:00am / Children, Kids, Holidays

  • Imagi-Nation

    Capital E, Wellington

    Today 9:30am – more dates / Children, Kids, Holidays

  • Spin Around

    Capital E, Wellington

    Tomorrow 11:00am / Children, Kids, Holidays

  • Yoga

    Capital E, Wellington

    Mon 28 May 11:00am / Mind & Body

  • Sing It Out

    Capital E, Wellington

    Tue 29 May 11:00am / Children, Kids, Holidays

  • Little Creators

    Capital E, Wellington

    Wed 30 May 11:00am / Children, Kids, Holidays

Map showing Capital E