185 Empty White Chairs - Earthquake Memorial, Christchurch
(4.6/5 based on 850+ reviews on the web)
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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  • This was made and set up by ONE man! It was his way of acknowledging those who died in the big quake. No-one has damaged or stolen a single chair. A beautiful sentiment. 
  • It seems wrong to give a star rating to a memorial, but this installation is a moving and striking memorial. I would like to see it moeved to the shell of the old cathedral as a permanent mark of reme...  more »
  • I mean no lack of respect to the earthquake victims or those residents of Christchurch that still are reminded of these quakes. However this exhibit, reviewed purely for it's travel benefits, is not t...  more »