Highwic is one of the finest examples of a Gothic Revival home to be found anywhere. Begun in 1862 by Alfred Buckland, a successful local merchant, Highwic features vertical boarding, a slate roof, gingerbread trim, original and contemporary furnishings and extensively landscaped grounds. Watch for special programs including chamber music and receptions. Operated by the New Zealand Historic Places Trust, Highwic is also available for hire for cocktail, dinner, garden parties and weddings.
- Open Hours: Wednesday to Sunday from 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM, Wednesday to Sunday from 01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
Attractions & Landmarks
- Nearest Train: Link Bus