Parks and Museums

Visit these sites to learn more about the history of Nelson

World of Wearable Art and Classic Cars Museum

Next to the Nelson Airport is the museum that houses some of the most exquisite costumes and artworks worn on the body. Beginning in Nelson, and now involving world-wide entries, runways and exhibitions, there’s bound to be fascinating pieces for you to view. The Classic Cars museum has undergone hours of restoring classic motors to its former glory. This exhibit reveals the automotive history in an intriguing manner.

Nelson Provincial Museum

Just 5 minutes walk from INNBETWEEN is the Nelson Provincial Museum. At only a fraction of the cost, you will be taken on a journey through the enriching history of Nelson and meeting some famous people. Memorabilias, letters, clothing and furniture items dating back to the 1800’s are all encased for display at your viewing pleasure.

Founders Heritage Park

Perfect for families, this is a short car ride away from INNBETWEEN. The park showcases buildings and the living times from our forefathers, from the local bank office to the hospital. Discover some of the artisans in the local area and have lunch at the Founders Brewery Cafe and Bar.

Natureland Wildlife Trust

Just a 15 minute drive away from INNBETWEEN, the Natureland Wildlife Trust is ideal for families with young children. For some easy going interaction, the birds, monkeys and domesticated farm animals are the main stars of the attraction. This is a great way to spend a relaxing afternoon with your family.

Walking or Biking Distance

There is plenty to see by taking a walk round Nelson CBD or hiring our bikes for the day. Come and discover the beautiful region without the need for public transport right outside our doorstep.

Cafes and Restaurants

Nelson has the most cafes per head than any other city in New Zealand! The food here is phenomenal and are thoroughly enjoyed by the locals. We recommend you the best and hope you enjoy dining here.

National Parks

Absorb and breathe in the natural beauty of some of New Zealand’s National Parks. We are located close to 3 National parks: Abel Tasman, Kahurangi and Nelson Lakes.