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Address: Cashel Street | Central City, Christchurch 8001, New Zealand
Phone Number: +64 (0)3 379 9629
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when you visit this place you will feel as you are in heaven. it was so quiet and fresh and really memorable and it rewind my memories everyday.

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 25, 2015
London, United Kingdom

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London, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2015

when you visit this place you will feel as you are in heaven. it was so quiet and fresh and really memorable and it rewind my memories everyday.

Thank Ghotrainth
Fort Worth
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560 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 158 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015

This beautiful arch is being salvaged and rebuilt as part of the development of the heart of the city. Underneath the scaffolding it is possible to see the original archway.

Thank Tim R
Tel Aviv, Israel
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1,703 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1,136 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

Repairs on this bridge and monument are still ongoing. Unfortunately, that means that the entire area is fenced off and it's impossible to even take a look at the bridge. All you can see is the gate and scaffolding surrounding it.

Thank TheShis
Christchurch, New Zealand
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128 reviews
70 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

Being a Loyal Memebr of the ROYAL BRITISH LEGION (Alderney Branch, RNVR) I admire the peace of this shrine. Sadly it was seriously damaged in the 2010/2011 Earthquakes and restoration is in Progree. But it still stands majestically across the Avon from Cashell Street and is a fitting tribute to those valian t men andd women who served New Zealand... More 

Amberley, New Zealand
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228 reviews
111 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

We were saddened to see this covered in scaffolding 4 years on from the earthquake. It was and will be again a beautiful memorial to kiwis lost in overseas conflicts. IT really needs to repaired asap to allow us all to get closer and read the inscriptions

Thank DavidGA986
Christchurch, New Zealand
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28 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

Unfortunately the bridge is still cordoned off while repairs are done, I understand this will be a long process and may not be completed for 12 months or more.

Thank embax92
Christchurch, New Zealand
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323 reviews
181 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

be careful when you visit as this bridge is off limits to the public and under repairs like most fo the city, however still a great sight to see and remembering the history behind it

1 Thank vampslayer01
Seattle, Washington
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588 reviews
376 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 407 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

still in complete disrepair and under construction but you can still see most of it through the construction and enjoy its decor and inscriptions.

Thank Sarah C
Prague, Czech Republic
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497 reviews
378 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 306 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Still under reconstruction and closed to public, 3 years after the Earthquake?? Really?? One can't believe more wasn't done till now.

Thank Janulik
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16 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014 via mobile

Very pressure for a bridge. Tells a good story about days gone by. And then out into the gardens It was a lovely walk during my time there.

Thank Martin S

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