Parnell, Auckland

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While away at least one day at Parnell, featuring renovated Victorian villas, boutique shops, stylish cafes, and independent art galleries.This suburb of Auckland includes one of the country's major war museums, famed for its Neoclassical architecture and vast collections of Maori and Polynesian artifacts. Take a stroll through the nearby rose gardens, filled with the fragrant scent of dozens of varieties, or admire the modern design of the neighborhood's elegant Anglican cathedral. Numerous award-winning restaurants offer a wide range of cuisines, and on weekends a French market supplies fresh seasonal produce, cheeses, artisanal bread, and many more delicious treats. To visit Parnell on your trip to Auckland, use our Auckland holiday planner.
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  • Parnell is on of the nicest part from Auckland, a lot to see, wonderful Shops and Restaurants and I don't know is Parnell a part from the Museum? Good to relax there.  more »
  • Generally seen as an upmarket area and is close to the CBD of Auckland withe the Museum and the Park in the way. Often used to stop at the Chocolate Botique, but didn't on this visit. Check out the...  more »

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