Cathedral Square

Cathedral Square, locally known simply as the Square, is the geographical centre and heart of , New Zealand, where the city's Anglican cathedral, ChristChurch Cathedral is located.

Notable Places in the Area

, also called Christ Church Cathedral and Cathedral Church of Christ, is a deconsecrated Anglican cathedral in the city of , New Zealand. Photo: Schwede66, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The in Cathedral Square, , is one of the two major memorials in the city to World War I. Photo: Mike Powell, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is the main public library in , New Zealand. Photo: Podzemnik, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The , is a heritage building in , New Zealand, designed by brothers Sidney and Alfred Luttrell. Photo: Podzemnik, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

is the largest city in the of , and the third most-populous urban area in the country. Photo: koennz, CC BY 2.0.

is a suburb of , New Zealand, to the north of the central city. Photo: Podzemnik, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a suburb of . It is due west of the city centre, separated from it by Hagley Park. is to the west of . is situated 3 km west of Cathedral Square. Photo: Iainf, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Cathedral Square

-43.5306° or 43° 31' 50.3" south
172.6371° or 172° 38' 13.5" east
12 metres (39 feet)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Aragonese: Plaza d'a Seu
  • Chinese: 座堂广场
  • Chinese: 座堂廣場
  • Egyptian Arabic: ميدان الكاتدرائيه
  • English: Cathedral Square, Christchurch
  • English: Square
  • English: The Square
  • German: Cathedral Square
  • German: Cathedral Square (Christchurch)
  • Persian: میدان کاتدرال
  • Swedish: Cathedral Square, Christchurch

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