Founders Heritage Park

  • Nelson
  • Venues

Many venue options are located in this delightful setting of character buildings.

Enjoy the charm of days gone by at Founders Heritage Park, a replica village of 30 buildings relevant to Nelson’s history, clustered along quaint streets around village greens and beautiful well-established gardens.

The 'working' village houses several businesses and local artisans including jewelers, painters, fashion, a bakery, metal workers, furniture makers and traditional cooperage.

Also onsite is the award-winning Founders Organic Brewery, specialists in boutique beers for six generations.

Venue options include Granary Hall, the Jaycee Room, a church, the Energy Centre and space for a marquee for up to 1,200 theatre-style.


Founders Heritage Park

87 Atawhai Dr
The Wood
7010 Nelson

03 548 2649
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Group Capacity
0 - 500