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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A very well built memorial on the banks of the Avon and in the Cashel St pedestrian shopping precinct.

Thank Y8808JGdavidt
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were there on the weekend prior to Remembrance Day, and it was a poignant reminder of the heroes around the world who fought for our freedoms 100 years ago.

Thank JoeMamaVegas
Reviewed 1 week ago

On a sunny day, this bridge with the city back drop becomes quite photogenic. The bridge I believe serve as a remembrance to world was one. It is just in the middle of the city and hard to miss, if you are sightseeing the city...More

Thank JeLundgren
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

really nicely preserved war memorial that is also a great place to check out the beautiful Avon river and the great architecture of the new Christchurch city centre.

Thank ewf191
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is another must see stop when walking around Christchurch. The beautiful arch wonderfully reminds people of the sacrifice of people who gave their lives to give us the freedom that we often take for granted today.

Thank Brian M
Reviewed 11 October 2018

One of the interesting monuments to see in the town centre is the historic Bridge of Remembrance, which crosses the Avon River near Oxford Terrace. This is a war memorial dedicated to New Zealanders who served during WWI as well as other war conflicts. The...More

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Reviewed 1 October 2018

This war memorial was damaged in the 2011 earthquake. It has been restored and now is looking good. It is a fitting memorial to remember those who sacrificed their lives for us. A recent addition is the Maori woven mat "Remembering Our Fallen in Battle".

Thank Robert D
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

A great photo op and an iconic memorial to those who fought for New Zealand. Easy to fit in while on the tram or checking out other attractions in the city centre.

Thank Sarox210
Reviewed 17 September 2018

This seems to be one of those locations where everyone takes photos of themselves. So why don’t you too? Central location en route to wandering around the city centre, so worth a quick look on your way somewhere else.

Thank matthewl20
Reviewed 11 September 2018

This is very picturesque. I am not a huge fan of military memorials, but this one is nicely done, and covers many conflicts.

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