185 Empty White Chairs - Earthquake Memorial, Christchurch

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Take a moment to reflect at 185 Empty White Chairs - Earthquake Memorial, a simple but moving memorial to the victims of the 2011 Christchurch earthquake. See the 185 unique chairs--each representing a life lost in the quake--and read the poems posted on the onsite board. For 185 Empty White Chairs - Earthquake Memorial and beyond, use our Christchurch travel itinerary maker to get the most from your Christchurch vacation.
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  • Take some time to visit this site. Time and the amazing work being done to rebuild Christchurch is softening the edges of the disastrous quake, and this small, quiet place is a reminder of what has be...  more »
  • In remembrance of the victims of the 2011 earthquake. Although the memorial is set at the corner of two fairly busy city streets there is a sense of quiet here. 
  • 2011年的基督城大地震毀了這座城市,無數的死傷者刺痛著紐西蘭的內心,藝術家們藉由收集185個不同的椅子,將其漆成白色,代表185位罹難者,讓世人記住這次災難的傷痛!