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Ngaio Marsh House in Christchurch is where Dame Ngaio Marsh wrote her acclaimed crime novels.

Discover the private world of Dame Ngaio Marsh – one of New Zealand’s most famous cultural figures and internationally-acclaimed Queen of Crime. 

Ngaio Marsh House and Garden, the home of Dame Ngaio for most of her life, is a heritage-listed property in Ōtautahi Christchurch, Aotearoa New Zealand.

The house remains much as Dame Ngaio left it. Visitors experience a unique insight into her incredible story, her enduring legacy and her mauri (essence). 

Tour Gift Vouchers to Ngaio Marsh House are now available to purchase online!

Image of a room in the Ngaio Marsh House & Garden, Christchurch NZ

‘Fabulous, seems as though Ngaio just left and will return soon to entertain her visitors.’ 

A passionate and creative powerhouse – Dame Ngaio Marsh’s legacy is remarkable.


Dame Ngaio Marsh


 Image of Dame Ngaio Marsh, from the Ngaio Marsh House & Heritage Trust website.
Detailed image of Ngaio Marsh's items at Ngaio Marsh House & Garden in Christchurch NZ

Book your tour of this heritage house & garden to uncover the incredible life of Dame Ngaio Marsh

Tours of Dame Ngaio's Cashmere home in Christchurch are $20pp.

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