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Tūranga - Christchurch Central Library

State of the Art Library in the City Centre

Tūranga is in Cathedral Square, at the heart and centre of Christchurch city. 

There are a variety of spaces for everyone to meet, talk, learn, be entertained, create, collaborate, debate, and read.

New Zealand’s largest digital touch-screen the Discovery Wall lets you swipe through a virtual world of photos, videos and information. 

There is an audio video studio, virtual reality, 3D printing, robotics, exhibition spaces, a conference room, café, TSB Space community arena and a children's play area – with a slide. 

Tūranga is open from 9am to 8pm Monday to Friday. He Hononga | Connection, Ground floor opens at 8am, all other floors open at 9am. 

Weekend hours are 10am to 5pm on Saturday and Sunday.