From waterfront karaoke bars to mini-golf with cocktails, sensory maze experiences and dedicated art-house cinemas... there is no shortage of fun things to do in Auckland. Browse the range of activities to keep you entertained in the city centre. 

Fun things to do in Auckland

Putt your way through wacky movie sets

Reminisce as you putt your way through this mini-golf labyrinth inspired by your favourite childhood movies.

Enjoy wine and cheese underneath the stars

Sit beneath the stars in a glass atrium and enjoy three wines and a selection of cheeses and wines for just $35. 

Join a free life drawing class at lunch

Whether you’re a beginner or an expert, grab a stool, pad and pencil and get creating at these drop-in drawing sessions.

Become an All Black for the day

Learn the story and experience the All Blacks story up close. Plus get a chance to meet one in person!

Go behind the scenes of Auckland's most iconic theatre

Step behind the scenes and discover the secrets of Auckland's most iconic theatre, The Civic on a journey that spans almos

Jump off the country's tallest building

Channel a movie stuntman & jump from 192m high, falling approx.

Slide down the outside of the Sky Tower

This thrilling encounter will see you sliding down the outside of the Sky Tower - virtual reality at its best!

Say cheese at a selfie photo booth

Grab a prop, pop into the photo booth, and capture some seriously awesome pics!

Watch a cannon fire

Bet you didn't know a cannon fires every day at the Viaduct!

Unleash your imagination in this creative hub

Let your inner creative run wild in this innovative hub equipped with 3D printers, sewing machines, creative software and

Bowl a strike at this bar's bowling alley

Down a few pins in between drinks at this awesome bowling alley in one of the Viaduct's top rooftop bars.

Learn to cook from one of the world's best

Level up your cooking skills with lessons from the best – including masterclasses from Chef Peter Gordon himself.

Escape reality, explore fantasy worlds

Driving simulators are fun and all... but have you tried a VR version?

Step into a wacky fantasy world and become a special effects master

Unleash your creative side and learn new skills from the Wētā Workshop pros with these hands-on workshops.

Fun with a group

Attractions to visit

For thrill seekers