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Kate Sheppard House & Garden

Te Whare Waiutuutu Kate Sheppard House is a NZ Heritage Trust listed Category 1 historic building and was the original home of Kate Sheppard, the celebrated leader of the New Zealand women’s suffrage movement.  The garden is listed as a Garden of Significance by the NZ Gardens Trust.

This function venue also offers guided and self-guided tours (including a tour and tea experience) or browse their curated gifts and books for retail therapy, open Wednesdays to Sundays 10am-4pm.

The home and gardens have been cared for by Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga since late 2019.

83 Clyde Road, Ilam

Phone: 03 341 1360

Last updated: 25.10.2021