Christchurch Transitional Cathedral
The interim cathedral is made out of cardboard. A very unique structure to go and visit.
The Cardboard Cathedral, formally called the Transitional Cathedral, in Christchurch, New Zealand, is the transitional pro-cathedral of the Anglican Diocese of Christchurch, replacing ChristChurch Cathedral, which was significantly damaged in the 2011 Christchurch earthquake. The Cardboard Cathedral…
The cardboard cathedral is made out of recycled cardboard and is worth a visit. It is free. The white chairs are a memorial and represent those who were sadly lost in the 2012 Christchurch earthquakes.
7. Visit the 185 Empty White Chairs – Earthquake Memorial Constructed as a means to remember the lives lost during the 2011 Christchurch earthquake, 185 empty chairs is an unofficial memorial that has stood since the first anniversary of the natural disaster in 2012. A collection of 185 ordinary,…
Grocery or Supermarket
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“This once a beautiful Church building was badly damaged by the 2011 February quake. ”
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