Top Historical Monuments and Landmarks in Christchurch

Christchurch is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Christchurch one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Christchurch is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Christchurch or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Christchurch. Explore the historical monuments of Christchurch with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Christchurch guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Christchurch page for the complete list of attractions and activities.

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Let's witness the history of Christchurch with these top historical monuments and landmarks:

  1. Cashel Street

    #1 of 3 Historical Places in Christchurch
    Cashel Street

    Tags: Walking Area, Shopping Center, Streets

    Address: Cashel Street, Christchurch, New Zealand

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Visit Cashel Street to see how an entire city fought back nature after all the devastating earthquakes. The street is a creative solution for the devastation from Christchurch earthquakes. You will de...Read more

  2. 185 Empty White Chairs

    #2 of 3 Historical Places in Christchurch
    185 Empty White Chairs

    Tags: Landmark, Memorial

    Address: Near Cardboard Cathedral, Christchurch, New Zealand.

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    185 Empty White Chairs is a moving tribute to the 185 people who perished in the earthquake of 2011. Armchairs, dining room chairs, sofa chairs, office chairs, high chairs, a wheel chair, a baby capsu...Read more

  3. Cathedral Square

    #3 of 3 Historical Places in Christchurch
    Cathedral Square

    Tags: Walking Area, Performance, Square, Street Market

    Address: Christchurch Central, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The Cathedral Square is Christchurch’s main square and serves as a hangout for the people of the city. In the evening, the square comes alive and is bustling with street performers. While o...Read more

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Top Tours for Historical Places in Christchurch

  • Lord of the Rings - Journey to Edoras from Christchurch
    Lord of the Rings - Journey to Edoras from Christchurch104 Reviews

    Duration: 9 Hrs

    Immerse yourself in the magic of the Lord of the Rings trilogy on this 9-hour adventure to Edoras (Mount Sunday) from Christc...

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  • Save 7% Willowbank Dinner and Maori Concert from Christchurch
    Willowbank Dinner and Maori Concert from Christchurch12 Reviews

    Duration: 4 Hrs 30 Mins

    Immerse yourself in the fascinating life of New Zealand and enjoy two of the most popular attractions in Christchurch! After ...

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  • Save 7% Christchurch Maori Concert and Kiwi Viewing
    Christchurch Maori Concert and Kiwi Viewing11 Reviews

    Duration: 2 Hrs 30 Mins

    Complete your New Zealand experience with a traditional Maori Concert. On this evening tour from Christchurch, visit the Nga ...

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  • Save 7% Christchurch Sheep Farm Visit
    Christchurch Sheep Farm Visit7 Reviews

    Duration: Flexible

    Visit a working sheep farms set in a tranquil and picturesque location in the heart of Canterbury's sheep farm land on this t...

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