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Historic Walk

Date: Sun 26 Nov 2017
Time: 1pm - 3pm (advance bookings only)
Venue: Puke Ariki
Event Type: Workshops, Talks, Conferences
Town: New Plymouth

Our experienced guides bring the history of New Plymouth to life as you enjoy an easy stroll around the CBD taking in key landmarks, places and moments from the past.
 
Hear the stories of hope and anguish, struggle and triumph of the early European settlers, stepping off the boat with just the bare essentials and dreams of a new life.
 
Discover how a bush-clad shoreline was transformed into a bustling community and meet the enterprising characters who faced down every challenge to achieve success.
 
There are two walk routes to choose from – the Taranaki Cathedral/Marsland Hill walk and the Devonport/Central City walk.
 
The walk costs $25 per person, which includes an illustrated and detailed booklet. Under 16s are free.
 
Advance bookings are essential via the I-SITE – call (06) 759 6060 or email info@npdc.govt.nz