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Fashion, cafes & history

Worth a look if you're nearby. They have an interesting selection of unique fashion stores, plus a... read more

Reviewed 14 June 2018
Tauranga, New Zealand
Historic shopping arcade

We had a stroll through the Old Bank Shopping Arcade recently when visiting Wellington. It is... read more

Reviewed 29 April 2018
Batemans Bay, Australia
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The complex offers exclusive boutique shopping
233-237 Lambton Quay, Wellington, New Zealand
+64 4-922 0600
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Reviewed 14 June 2018

Worth a look if you're nearby. They have an interesting selection of unique fashion stores, plus a few good cafes - including the last remaining Starbucks in the CBD. Travel down stairs to view some of the remains of an historic ship and learn a...More

Thank TeamIan
Reviewed 29 April 2018

We had a stroll through the Old Bank Shopping Arcade recently when visiting Wellington. It is beautifully restored with a variety of shops including eateries. Don't forget to go downstairs and have a look at the old Bank Safe in the lower level. On the...More

1  Thank pandd1946
Reviewed 6 April 2018

This area has been well restored from what was once a Bank, and the remnants of its former life are still there to see. It has been divided into a series of small artisan shops and coffee houses, which although very nice, do not offer...More

Thank raymondb944
Reviewed 26 January 2018

We passed through here while we were shopping and while the boutique shops in there were not my usual type of shop even the building itself is worth a look. It has been well restored with plaques about the old bank and is lovely to...More

Thank Anne D
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

This is a beautifully restored building with old wood and features in keeping with the era the building was built. The shops in here are beautiful and high quality.

1  Thank Alipa50
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

The Old Bank Arcade oozes with charm & character. It's an gorgeous old historical building housing exclusive boutique shops & cafes. It's a must do on your Wellington list.

2  Thank Ellemay
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Visited this on our walk Wellington tour. We arrived just before the hour... Perfect timing. A little bit of magic! You could walk past the arcade because it's quite central but it's worth the detour.

1  Thank Planner55
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Charming atmosphere very interesting shopping all the original charming features from the banking days still evident down to the lower level the remnants of an old sailing ship part of the foundations amazing this is all on reclaimed land!

Thank uniquemaskmaker
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

This was a old bank that has transformed into a high class shopping arcade with a coffee ship in the centre. Most original features still visible, well worth a look.

Thank Sozlovesholisays
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

This is a small shopping area that is in the old ANZ bank building. Neat old architecture. The highlight is the old clock that opens on the hour - and tells the history of the area. We enjoyed eating at Smith the Grocer inside the...More

Thank Diane K
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