Celebrating the cultural, social and maritime history of Wellington, Museum of Wellington City & Sea occupies the Bond Store. Established in 1972, the museum is a historic building located on Wellington Harbour’s waterfront. An entire floor of this unique museum is dedicated to maritime culture and history of Wellington. Daily open form 10am to 5pm, the museum is run by the Museum Trust and free tours are offered for the visitors. Travellers in search of an ideally located hotel in Wellington can choose Copthorne Hotel Wellington Oriental Bay. Providing elegant accommodation options for both leisure and business travellers, it is an excellent Wellington New Zealand hotel.