Opening Hours

opening hours


OPENING HOURS 10am to 4pm 

Private Tours can be arranged on any day at a time by appointment.


Jan 1st Open every day until February 11th. Public guided tours most days at 11am.
Feb 12 to April 30th Open Wed to Sunday Plus Easter Monday (April 2nd)
Public Guided tours on Sat, Sun and public holidays at 11am.
May 1st to July 31st Open Sat & Sun plus Queens Birthday (Monday June 4th). Public Guided tours on Sat, Sun and public holidays at 11am.
August 1st to December 23rd Open Wed to Sunday plus Labour Day (Oct 22nd). Public Guided tours on Sat, Sun and public holidays at 11am.
Closed  December 24th to 26th.


To discover the secrets of Stonehenge Aotearoa and other stone circles we recommend that you book into one of our story-telling guided tours which provides a complete experience and is tailored to weather conditions. Our tours include tales from antiquity of the solstices, equinoxes and signs of the zodiac.  You will discover how stones, posts and shadows were used to unlock mysteries of the earth and sky which formed a cornerstone to the rise of civilization.

Guided Tours are held at 11am on Saturdays, Sundays, public holidays 

From Jan 01, 2018        Adults: $25, Senior Citizens (65+) $20 and school students $5

To ensure the comfort and enjoyment of everyone, tour groups are limited in size. Please book your visit by clicking the button below:

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Or, contact us by phone on (06) 377 1600 or by email:


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Private and group tours may be arranged on any day at a time by appointment.  The fee per person is the same as a public tour except that there is a minimum charge of $100 (which is covered with 5 adult fees). 

Special Theme Programs are available for private groups.  


During opening hours, subject to other functions that may be taking place, you may take yourself around the Henge on a self-guided tour.  We provide a map and information sheet and a short audio-visual which explains what the Henge is and how the stones work.   
The fee is  From Jan 01, 2018: Adults $15, Seniors (65+) $10, School students $5
You do not need to book a "trek".


Some snacks and refreshments available, mainly iceblocks and icecreams, frozen fruit juice and canned and bottled drinks.


Throughout the year special programs are arranged particularly around the times of ancient festivals.  See " Events".
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OPENING HOURS (seasonal)
Open 10am to 4pm:

For further details: click here

 Private Tours can be arranged on any day at a time by appointment.




Phone: (06) 377 1600
Postal address: P.O. Box 156, Carterton 5743
Street address: 51 Ahiaruhe Road, R.D.2 Carterton, 5792
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