About the Tiakiwai Conference Centre

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Tiakiwai Conference Centre at the National Library is an ideal setting for a wide variety of events. Find out more about the Conference Centre and the services we provide.


Nestled in the heart of the National Library in Wellington, the Tiakiwai Conference Centre is an event destination woven into the fabric of New Zealand’s culture and heritage, that connects guests with its stories, knowledge and memory.

Contemporary. Dynamic. Adaptable.

Featuring contemporary design, cutting-edge technology, and flexible multi-purpose spaces, the Tiakiwai Conference Centre is an ideal setting for:

  • meetings and workshops
  • conferences
  • ceremonies and commemorations
  • seminars and training courses
  • talks and presentations
  • dinners and cocktail functions
  • performances
  • trade shows/expos

The Tiakiwai Conference Centre offers multiple spaces that accommodate a wide variety of events and provide an integrated experience, including an award-winning Auditorium, spacious Foyers, captivating exhibition areas, and configurable meeting rooms.

With a focus on functionality, flexibility, and a can-do attitude, our team will work closely with you to provide innovative, personalised solutions that will bring your event to life and leave a lasting impression on your guests.

A vibrant location

Located in the heart of Wellington’s government precinct, only a stones-throw from the CBD and waterfront, the Tiakiwai Conference Centre brings people together in vibrant and dynamic part of New Zealand’s coolest little capital.

Explore. Discover. Experience.

Bring your guests together in our spaces, then explore the rest of the Library, including the multi-award winning He Tohu exhibition, HOME café, our shop, galleries, and more. An unforgettable experience awaits, so get in touch with us today.

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An unforgettable experience awaits. Contact us today.

Enquire today