Detailed image of Ngaio Marsh's books at Ngaio Marsh House & Garden in Christchurch NZ

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We invite you to discover Dame Ngaio’s home and be inspired by the fascinating story of her incredible life and work. House and garden tours take around an hour and cost $20 per person. 

Advance booking is essential.

In line with current New Zealand COVID-19 guidelines, masks must be worn inside the house.

We are a heritage property on a steep site with uneven and steep paths and steps, some handrails, and limited on-site parking. Unfortunately we cannot accommodate wheelchairs. If you would like to discuss access before your visit, let us know on the form below.

Learn more about the house here. 

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So we can provide you with the best experience, let us know if you have a particular interest in Dame Ngaio Marsh, so we can tailor your tour.

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