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. Make your Christchurch itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.
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  • I could feel the spiritual energy the moment we got there Very moving and unique in the design brought home how it affected everyone We met a young man who lost his best friend We were touring... 
    I could feel the spiritual energy the moment we got there Very moving and unique in the design brought home how it affected everyone We met a young man who lost his best friend We were touring...  more »
  • The thought behind this is so profound. Simple way to represent the immense sadness of a tragedy. However, the old site that located these chairs is now under construction and the website says it... 
    The thought behind this is so profound. Simple way to represent the immense sadness of a tragedy. However, the old site that located these chairs is now under construction and the website says it...  more »
  • Very poignant tinged in sadness ,but also reflecting on those who will never see the sun again ,a place for rememberence and quiet reflection 
    Very poignant tinged in sadness ,but also reflecting on those who will never see the sun again ,a place for rememberence and quiet reflection  more »

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