Getting there

Closest bus stop: Te Papa - Cable Street 


Closest parking: Te Papa car park - entrance off Cable Street.

Access information

Wheelchair accessibility: The lift located in the main entrance of Te Papa provides access to Soundings on Level 2.

Accessible seating: Three wheelchair spots in row H.

Accessible toilets: Located to the right of the Soundings Theatre entrance.

Accessible parking: Te Papa parking lot - entrance off Cable Street. For detailed inner-city mobility parking information – click here.

More information can be found on Te Papa's website.


If you require a specific seat  please contact Ticketmaster on 0800 120 071 and a customer service representative will assist you with your booking. If you rely on other access requirements to ensure your enjoyment of the show, please contact the Festival on (04) 912 0411 or ticketing@festival.co.nz. 

About Soundings Theatre, Te Papa

If you are going to be sitting in seats for a long time, these are the ones you want to be sitting in – incredibly comfortable with plenty of leg room. Soundings Theatre feels intimate with a small group, and absolutely buzzing with a full house.