The grave of Captain William Hobson RN, a British naval officer who served as the first Governor of New Zealand and the co-author of the Treaty of Waitangi
Sir George Grey Special Collections, Auckland Libraries, 1-W1389

Symonds Street Cemetery tour

FreeCentral Auckland

Saturday 29 September, Wednesday 3 October, Saturday 6 October, Wednesday 10 October, 11am-1pm


Pigeon Park, south-eastern cnr of Symonds St Cemetery

120 Symonds St, Auckland Central

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Bookings are required

Spaces are limited

Contact Julie Gunn:

09 377 5086


Event details

A fascinating glimpse into the rich history of Auckland's oldest cemetery.

You will be transported back in time as you visit the graves of New Zealand's founding families.

Learn about the many communities represented in the burial grounds, including Catholic, Anglican, Jewish, Presbyterian, Methodist and Māori.

Brought to you by K'Road Business Association, Friends of Symonds Street Cemetery

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