In addition to our Spanish language courses, the Spanish Institute is involved in promoting the Spanish Culture from more than 20 Spanish speaking countries in New Zealand. Experience Spanish and Latin American Culture at the Spanish Institute cultural events in Auckland and Wellington:

  • Spanish Open Days
  • Movie Nights
  • Spanish Wine tastings
  • Spanish Quiz Nights.

We also offer a meeting place for specialists from various fields. We continually invite researchers and writers to debates, discussions and seminars on literature, linguistics, art, cinema, history and much more.

If you would like to receive our cultural programme we recommend you join our mailing list.


Come along to the Spanish Institute Open day in Auckland, take a free Spanish Lesson, meet the teachers, tour the school and try some Tapas and Vino Tinto and save $$$ on classes.

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Argentine films are Oscar winning, entertaining, thought provoking – multifaceted. While the hits of 70s were restricted to light-hearted slapstick, it was in the 1980s that Argentina began again to make movies with heart, soul, wit, and intelligence.

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Nothing evokes Spanish dreams more than an evening of good wine, glowy candles, great company and an array of colorful tapas. Tapas (singular, "tapa"), the small plate tradition from Spain, were originally small snacks served as "lids" top of wine glasses to keep flies away!

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If you have already been to a pub quiz then this is exactly the same except the questions are in Spanish and the topics are all about Spain and Latin America. The quiz lasts about an hour and a half with separate rounds of general knowledge questions

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  • Spanish
  • Events
  • Experience
  • Limited to 30 seats
  • All welcome



About Us

Spanish Institute is an official immersion Spanish Language School situated in Auckland, Hamilton, Palmerston North and Wellington. Learn Spanish in our small interactive immersion classes with expert and passionate native speaker Spanish teachers from Latin America and Spain using the latest teaching methodologies. We offer a wide range of Spanish lessons for beginner (A1) to master (C2) levels following the official Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) and we will prepare you for the official Spanish language exams (SIELE) and travel to Latin America & Spain. The Spanish Institute is the only official SIELE Spanish language exam centre in New Zealand.
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Spanish Institute
Office: 22 Liverpool St Auckland 1010

Phone: 021-461-551

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