Parnell, Auckland

3.8
While away at least one day at Parnell, featuring renovated Victorian villas, boutique shops, stylish cafes, and independent art galleries.This suburb of Auckland includes one of the country's major war museums, famed for its Neoclassical architecture and vast collections of Maori and Polynesian artifacts. Take a stroll through the nearby rose gardens, filled with the fragrant scent of dozens of varieties, or admire the modern design of the neighborhood's elegant Anglican cathedral. Numerous award-winning restaurants offer a wide range of cuisines, and on weekends a French market supplies fresh seasonal produce, cheeses, artisanal bread, and many more delicious treats. To visit Parnell on your trip to Auckland, use our Auckland holiday planner .
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  • I was on the hop on/off bus and drove past this neighborhood. I didn't have much time to make a stop but from driving by it looked like a cute little spot with lots of shops and restaurants. Worth if ...  more »
  • We took a City Highlights half day tour and were fortunate to have a drop off for three quarters of an hour. Not a lot of time however enough to have a quick look and sample some local store delights....  more »
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