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Christchurch Heritage and History

Known for its distinctly English character, Christchurch City is a beautiful garden city boasting many long sandy beaches, Botanical Gardens and English architecture. Christchurch Heritage and History offers a range of history and heritage attractions such as punting down the Avon River as though you were in Cambridge or Oxford, alternatively, tour Christchurch’s Antarctic Centre (Christchurch is an international gateway to Antarctica). more

Christchurch heritage and history will immerse you in the history and past of Christchurch and what has led to the creation of the City of Christchurch as we know it today. Come and learn about Christchurch’s heritage that may include Maori cultural sites, colonial houses and manors, or even punting on the scenic restful Avon River and visiting the Antarctic Centre where you can discover Christchurch’s history with the exploration of the frozen continent.

 

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  • AIR FORCE MUSEUM OF NEW ZEALAND - Christchurch

    AIR FORCE MUSEUM OF NEW ZEALAND - Christchurch

    Discover New Zealand's military aviation story at the place where it all began. Engage with stories of the men and women who have helped shape New Zealand's military aviation journey, and reflect on their service and sacrifice through years of war and peace. FREE Admission, open daily (except Christmas Day), 10.00am-5.00pm.

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    45 Harvard Avenue, Wigram, Christchurch, New Zealand
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  • CHRISTCHURCH ATTRACTIONS - Avon River Punting

    CHRISTCHURCH ATTRACTIONS - Avon River Punting

    Mobile-friendly - Punting on the Avon is one of Christchurch's most iconic tourist attractions. Summer or winter, glide along the peaceful Avon River as a skilled punter in Edwardian-style attire propels you slowly through the water. We supply blankets, umbrellas, and even hot water bottles in winter so you feel snug if it gets chilly.

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    Antigua Boat Sheds, 2 Cambridge Terrace & Worcester Bridge, Worcester St, Christchurch Central, New Zealand
  • CHRISTCHURCH ATTRACTIONS - Tramway Restaurant

    CHRISTCHURCH ATTRACTIONS - Tramway Restaurant

    Mobile-friendly - Experience the luxury of our 36 seater air-conditioned, colonial style dining tram and be treated to the finest service, cuisine and beverages New Zealand has to offer. Incorporate fabulous dining with a sightseeing tour showcasing Christchurch's inner city vibrancy and heritage – truly a mix of the old and the new.

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    109 Worcester Street, Shop 13, Cathedral Junction, Christchurch, New Zealand
  • CHRISTCHURCH CITY TOUR BY TRAM

    CHRISTCHURCH CITY TOUR BY TRAM

    Mobile-friendly - Enjoy a journey in style through the changing face of Christchurch on-board our restored vintage-trams. The Tram is a unique experience of history and sightseeing and allows you to explore the inner-city with an all-day-ticket. With 17 stops along the circuit the Tram links the stops for Punting on the Avon and the Botanic Gardens Tour with many other sights.

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    109 Worcester Street, Shop 13, Cathedral Junction, Christchurch, New Zealand
  • FERRYMEAD HERITAGE PARK - Christchurch

    FERRYMEAD HERITAGE PARK - Christchurch

    Ferrymead Heritage Park features an early 1900s (Edwardian) township, with exhibits such as houses, picture theatre, school classroom, church, jail, railway station, trains, lodge hall, post office, printers, tobacconist, general store, lawyer’s office and more. Located near the Port Hills. Combine a visit with a gondola ride to the summit, visit the port of Lyttelton, Heathcote Valley, Redcliffs and Sumner.

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    50 Ferrymead Park Drive, Ferrymead, Christchurch, New Zealand
  • RICCARTON HOUSE & BUSH TOURS - Christchurch

    RICCARTON HOUSE & BUSH TOURS - Christchurch

    Mobile-friendly - Join a guided tour through a world of Victorian and Edwardian splendour, offering you a glimpse of days gone by around every corner. This grand homestead, begun in 1856, was the home of Canterbury's pioneering Deans family for 91 years. Take a stroll through the last surviving remnant of ancient kahikatea forest that once covered the Canterbury Plains.

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    16 Kahu Road, Fendalton, Christchurch, New Zealand
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  • SIGN OF THE KIWI CAFE AND BAR - Christchurch

    SIGN OF THE KIWI CAFE AND BAR - Christchurch

    Mobile-friendly - The Sign of the Kiwi, originally called Toll House, is a small café and shop at Dyers Pass on the road between Christchurch and Governors Bay. Built in 1916 this classification1 by Heritage NZ is a popular destination for tourists and locals. Only 10min drive from Christchurch city centre. Stunning views of the Canterbury plains and Banks Peninsula.

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    2057 Summit Road (Top of Dyers Pass Road), Christchurch
  • THE ARTS CENTRE - CHRISTCHURCH

    THE ARTS CENTRE - CHRISTCHURCH

    Once the site of the University of Canterbury, the distinctive Gothic Revival buildings of the Christchurch Arts Centre are today a maze of fun, wonder and delight, and form part of our award-winning tourism attraction. A vibrant and exciting venue for a huge range of New Zealand made art and crafts, shopping, education and entertainment.

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    2 Worcester Blvd, Christchurch Central, Christchurch 8013, New Zealand
  • THE CLASSIC VILLA - Christchurch

    THE CLASSIC VILLA - Christchurch

    Mobile-friendly - Italian-style boutique hotel in the heart of Christchurch's central-city visitor area. This tastefully refurbished, 5 star hotel is situated on the quiet Worcester Boulevard and is only steps away from the Art Gallery, Museum, Botanical Gardens, public hospital, punting on the Avon River and golf course. Quality facilities include luxury beds, wood-fire effect heaters, LCD flatscreen TVs and free WiFi.

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    17 Worcester Boulevard, Christchurch Arts Centre, Christchurch, New Zealand
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  • WAKA ON AVON - Christchurch

    WAKA ON AVON - Christchurch

    A completely new way to experience Christchurch's 180 year history. Learn the stories of our city’s history and early landmarks that shaped our city's destiny. Try this totally new way to see and experience our great city, everyone is welcome to experience our city’s newest local attraction. School Trips, Educational Tours, Corporate & Conference Tours a specialty. Gift cards available.

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    221 Oxford Terrace, Christchurch, 8011

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Top 10 Holiday Parks

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Stay locally with Top 10 and the kids stay free.

Elm Wildlife Tours

Elm Wildlife Tours

Tour options for a wildlife experience of a lifetime.

Active New Zealand

Active New Zealand

NZ's most experienced adventure tour operator.

Red Carpet Tours

Red Carpet Tours

NZ's premier Lord of the Rings tour company.

Bluebridge Cook Strait Ferry

Bluebridge Cook Strait ferries

Cross between the Islands on a Bluebridge ferry.

Thrifty Car Rental

Thrifty Car Rental

Thrifty has you covered with 31 locations.