A full-scale adaptation of the Stonehenge circle, with interpretation incorporating Babylonian, Celtic, and especially Polynesian & Maori knowledge. Gift shop. Guided tours. Special events every solstice and equinox. Also the home of Star Safari - see separate entry in Guided Tours
51 Ahiaruhe Road
+64 6 377 1600
10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
May to July – Saturday, Sunday and on Queen’s Birthday
1st August to 22nd December – Wednesday to Sunday and Labour Day.
28th December to 31st January – We are open every day!
From February to April – Wednesday to Sunday and Anzac Day.
Solstice and other special events are held here. Check Stonehenge Aotearoa website
What's on offer
24 pillars, connected by lintels to form a circular structure 30 metres in diameter and about 4 metres high.
Self guided: Adult $15 Senior $10 Child $5
Private guided tours: Min charge $120 (enquire for details)
Observing evenings (naked eye & telescope) Star Safari - see entry in Guided Tours list in this Directory
Practical courses on telescope skills, astrophotography, and more. See Stonehenge Aotearoa website.
Also the meeting place for Phoenix Astronomical Society