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Worcester Boulevard

From Cathedral Square to Rolleston Avenue | Central City, Christchurch 8001, New Zealand
+64 3-379 9629
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Christchurch Botanic Gardens Tour with Optional Hop-On Hop-Off Tram Gondola and...
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“arts centre” (4 reviews)
“art gallery” (4 reviews)
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From Cathedral Square to Rolleston Avenue | Central City, Christchurch 8001, New Zealand
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+64 3-379 9629
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Reviewed 18 September 2017

After visiting Kate Sheppard Memorial we crossed the Avon River and walked along the boulevard to get to the Art Centre, i-Site, it also leads to The Museum & Botanical Gardens.

Thank MBB1952
Reviewed 7 July 2017

Although the street is 300-metre long, it's the way to find the Museum, Christ School, and the i-site on one side, while you walk you can see old houses and buildings as well as a small market to reach the art gallery on the opposite...More

Thank pavelreyesmercado
Reviewed 18 February 2017

This is a beautiful street with many different types of buildings. The museum is at one end with many wooden houses and the art gallery. Doesn't take long so worth just having a look.

Thank SteveS1970
Reviewed 19 January 2017

The Gothic cathedral at one end, and the Gothic museum at the other is a fantastic sight, marred slightly by the protrudence of the new art gallery. Unfortunately, the quakes and bishop have ruined the cathedral but if sense prevails, the view will return.

Thank CaptainCompass
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

An interesting and quirky part of town. Lots of gallery's, museums and coffee shops. At the time of my visit there was a big rebuild going on. A great place to explore, enroute to the botanical gardens.

Thank Emma-Jane_Hope86
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

This is a beautiful street with so much to see and do. There are a few coffee shop's and restaurants / pubs in this street. Some interesting artwork and of course the beautiful council building as well as the art centre and the art gallery.

Thank KScheepers
Reviewed 22 November 2016

Worcester Boulevard is a great walking area that is Christchurch's arts precinct. Taking you up to the Botanical Gardens there are a good number of places to explore in the street as well as there being tram stops.

Thank Tony W
Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

This was once a lovely thoroughfare with the tram running and the arts centre along a blok from Rolleston Ave to Durham Street. Now they are rebuilding along this stretch and it wil be wonderful again - in the times to come. I will review...More

Thank Albywon
Reviewed 12 January 2016

We had googled about Sunday Markets downtown in Christchurch and this one came up. We were most impressed with the Woodcraft Gallery - Fine NZ Woodcrafts. GORGEOUS woodworking. There was a vendor had some fun earrings at the front of the entrance as well. I...More

Thank traceylheppner
Reviewed 6 July 2015

This is a lovely street to have a nice stroll in. Begin from cathedral square, walk on the bridge over the Avon river and continue towards the botanical gardens. The street features the tram route, several (closed) museums and galleries and several open market style...More

Thank TheShis
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