Wellington is New Zealand’s vibrant capital city opening up worlds of exciting cultural attractions to catch the eye of the curious seeker. What better way to enjoy these offerings than from the stellar quality of Wellington New Zealand hotels located in the heart of the city? The Copthorne Hotel Wellington Oriental Bay is a hotel in Wellington that boasts a beautiful location as well as comfortable, stylish accommodation to make it the ideal roosting spot after some riveting sightseeing. Step into Carter Observatory and be instantly transported to the celestial world above our heads. Watch the quiet majesty of the cosmos unfold before your very eyes when you experience Carter’s fascinating array of immersive astronomical programmes. Walk a virtual journey in the Pelorus Trust Planetarium, a cutting-edge full dome digital theatre that opens up the universe for your viewing, and then take your own steps through space as you traverse a world-class interactive multimedia space excursion. Take a peek through the two telescopes on offer for public viewing and glimpse the magnificent tapestry of lights eternally twinkling above the humble earth – even when we are not aware of it, immersed in our seemingly insignificant lives. The Carter Observatory promises to put everything into its true perspective when you witness the awesome spectacle of space up above, so soar to the heights of discovery today!