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The Arts Centre Te Matatiki Toi Ora

The Arts Centre Te Matatiki Toi Ora is a Christchurch landmark encompassing the largest collection of Category 1 heritage buildings in New Zealand. Housed within an entire city centre block, The Arts Centre has 23 buildings. With a variety of venues spaces on offer, including UNESCO award-winning heritage buildings, it makes The Arts Centre a unique location for your next meeting, conference or event.

With two-thirds of the site reopened since the earthquakes, the beautifully restored buildings are both significant landmarks and platforms for modern activities and experiences, including education, galleries, museums, boutique retailers, and eateries. The Arts Centre is home to more than 25 organisations and has a lively events programme featuring regular concerts, exhibitions, festivals and more.

The Arts Centre is a hub of culture, creativity, education and entrepreneurship dating back to 1877.

Open daily, 10am-5pm

FREE admission