Michael Fowler Centre

Michael Fowler Centre


The Michael Fowler Centre’s unique design boasts a three-level glass facade and is finished throughout with native timbers and Italian marble. With a capacity of 2209, this is one of New Zealand’s premier performance spaces. 

Parking and Transport

Parking for approximately 88 car parks with 3 disability spaces is available at the Michael Fowler Centre car park. For details of charges and opening hours please visit: pwv.co.nz
Alternative car parks are available at the Tournament Car Park on Wakefield Street (opposite the Michael Fowler Centre).

Public Transport
For timetable information for bus or trains within Wellington contact Metlink on 0800 801 700 or visit metlink.org.nz
A dedicated taxi rank is located outside the Michael Fowler Centre.


Wheelchair Access
Three disabled parking spaces are available within the Michael Fowler Centre car park and patrons with mobility problems can also be dropped off directly outside the entrance. Most areas within the venue are accessible by lift. Designated spaces for wheelchair users and their carer are available within the auditorium. Wheelchairs are available for use at the venue as well as wheelchair accessible toilet facilities. Wheelchair accessible taxis can be arranged. Please inform Ticketek at the time of booking of any accessibility requirements you have.

Hearing Loops
A hearing loop is available within the auditorium.

For more information please visit Venues Wellington accessibility page.


At the Venue

Carvery and bar service available at the venue.



111 Wakefield Street
Wellington, 6011
The Michael Fowler Centre is situated at the bottom of Cuba Street in central Wellington.

Opening Hours

The main office within the Michael Fowler Centre is open from 8.30am to 5.30pm, Monday - Friday. Also open prior to performances.


Website: pwv.co.nz
P: +64 4 801 4231
E: info@pwv.co.nz



Click here to see the venue map.



At the Venue
There is a Ticketek Box Office located within the Michael Fowler Centre complex on Wakefield street. Tickets can be purchased in person between 9am – 5pm Monday – Friday, and 10am-4pm Saturday – Sunday. Tickets can also be purchased prior to performances.

P: 0800 TICKETEK (0800 842 538)
Website: ticketek.co.nz

Another Ticketek Box office is also located within the St James Theatre on Courtenay Place. Tickets can be purchased here between 9am – 5:30pm Monday – Friday, and 10am – 2pm Saturday. Closed on Sunday. Tickets can also be purchased prior to performances.