Christchurch

Christchurch is the largest city in the of , and the third most-populous urban area in the country. As well as having the most attractions of any place in the South Island, it's the major international entry point for visiting the rest of the island.
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Notable Places in the Area

Museum
The is a museum located in the central city of Christchurch, New Zealand, in the city's Cultural Precinct. Photo: Gobeirne, CC BY 2.5.

Theatre
The , since 2007 formally known as the of the Performing Arts, opened in 1972, is Christchurch, New Zealand's premier performing arts centre. Photo: Podzemnik, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Art gallery
The Te Puna o Waiwhetū, commonly known as the , is the public art gallery of the city of Christchurch, New Zealand. Photo: Podzemnik, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Mosque
The is a Sunni mosque in the Christchurch suburb of in New Zealand. Photo: Podzemnik, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

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

Suburb
is a suburb of Christchurch. It is due west of the city centre, separated from it by Hagley Park. is to the west of . Photo: Iainf, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Suburb
is an affluent suburb of Christchurch, , located approximately 5 km north-west of Christchurch's central business district. Photo: Schwede66, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Christchurch

Latitude
-43.531° or 43° 31' 51.4" south
Longitude
172.6366° or 172° 38' 11.9" east
Open Location Code
4V8JFJ9P+JM
Population
375,000
IATA airport code
CHC
United Nations Location Code
NZ CHC
Elevation
14 metres (46 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 599776877
Geo­Names ID
2192362
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Christchurch
  • Albanian: Christchurch
  • Arabic: Christchurch
  • Arabic: كرايستشرش
  • Arabic: كرايستشيرش
  • Arabic: كريستتشيرش
  • Arabic: كريست تشيرش
  • Arabic: كريس تشيرش
  • Arabic: كريستشيرش
  • Aragonese: Christchurch
  • Armenian: Քրայսթչորչ
  • Azerbaijani: Kraystçerç
  • Azerbaijani: Kraysçörç
  • Bashkir: Крайстчерч
  • Basque: Christchurch
  • Belarusian: Крайстчорч
  • Belarusian: Крайстчэрч
  • Bengali: ক্রাইস্টচার্চ
  • Bhojpuri: क्राइस्टचर्च
  • Bihari : क्राइस्टचर्च
  • Bosnian: Christchurch
  • Breton: Christchurch
  • Bulgarian: Крайстчърч
  • Burmese: ခရစ်ချပ်ချ်မြို့
  • Catalan: Christchurch
  • Cebuano: Christchurch
  • Chechen: Крайстчерч
  • Chinese: Christchurch
  • Chinese: 克莱斯特彻奇
  • Chinese: 克赖斯特彻奇
  • Chinese: 基督城
  • Chinese: 基督堂市
  • Croatian: Christchurch
  • Czech: Chch
  • Czech: Christchurch
  • Danish: Christchurch
  • Dutch: Christchurch
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: كرايستشرش
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: كرايستشيرش
  • English, Old (ca.450-1100): Cristcirice, Nīwe Sǣland
  • English, Old (ca.450-1100): Crīstcirice
  • English: Christchurch, New Zealand
  • Esperanto: Christ-Church
  • Esperanto: Kristkirko
  • Estonian: Christchurch
  • Estonian: Ōtautahi
  • Faroese: Christchurch
  • Finnish: Christchurch
  • French: Chch
  • French: Christchurch
  • French: Christchurch District
  • French: District de Christchurch
  • Frisian: Christchurch
  • Gaelic (Scots): Christchurch, Sealainn Nuadh
  • Gaelic (Scots): Christchurch
  • Gallegan: Christchurch
  • Georgian: კრაისტჩერჩი
  • German: Christchurch
  • Greek: Κράιστσερτς
  • Greek: Κράισττσερτς
  • Gujarati: ક્રાઇસ્ટચર્ચ
  • Hebrew: כרייסטצ'רץ'
  • Hebrew: כריסטצ'רץ'
  • Hebrew: קרייסטצ'רץ'
  • Hebrew: קרייסטצרץ
  • Hebrew: קריסטצ'רץ'
  • Hindi: क्राइस्टचर्च
  • Hindi: क्रैस्टचर्च
  • Hungarian: Christchurch
  • Icelandic: Christchurch
  • Ido: Christchurch
  • Indonesian: Christchurch, New Zealand
  • Indonesian: Christchurch, Selandia Baru
  • Indonesian: Christchurch
  • Interlingue: Christchurch
  • Irish: Christchurch
  • Italian: Christchurch
  • Japanese: クライストチャーチ
  • Javanese: Christchurch
  • Kalaallisut: Christchurch
  • Kannada: ಕ್ರೈಸ್ಟ್ಚರ್ಚ್
  • Korean: 크라이스트처치
  • Korean: 크라이스트 처치
  • Ladino: Christchurch
  • Latin: Christchurch
  • Latin: Christopolis
  • Latvian: Christchurch
  • Latvian: Kraistčērča
  • Latvian: Ōtautahi
  • Letzeburgesch: Christchurch
  • Lithuanian: Christchurch
  • Lithuanian: Kraistčerčas
  • Lithuanian: Kraisčerčas
  • Macedonian: Крајстчерч
  • Malagasy: Christchurch
  • Malay (generic): Christchurch
  • Malayalam: ക്രൈസ്റ്റ്‌ചർച്ച്‍
  • Maori: Christchurch
  • Maori: Otautahi
  • Maori: Ōtautahi
  • Marathi: क्राइस्टचर्च
  • Marathi: ख्राइस्टचर्च
  • Marathi: ख्राईस्टचर्च
  • Min Dong Chinese: Christchurch
  • Min Nan Chinese: Christchurch
  • Mingrelian: კრაისტჩერჩი
  • Moroccan Spoken Arabic: كرايستشورتش
  • Northern Frisian: Christchurch (Nei-Sialun)
  • Northern Frisian: Christchurch
  • Norwegian: Christchurch
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Christchurch, New Zealand
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Christchurch
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Christchurch
  • Occitan (post 1500); Provençal: Christchurch
  • Ossetian; Ossetic: Крайстчерч
  • Ossetian; Ossetic: Крайстчёрч
  • Persian: کرایست چرچ
  • Persian: کرایست‌چرچ
  • Pitcairn-Norfolk: Krestcherch
  • Polish: Christchurch
  • Portuguese: Christchurch
  • Romanian: Christchurch
  • Russian: Крайстчерч
  • Russian: Крайстчёрч
  • Russian: Крайсчёрч
  • Scots: Christchurch
  • Serbian: Christchurch
  • Serbian: Крајстчерч
  • Serbo-Croatian: Christchurch
  • Serbo-Croatian: Krajstčerč
  • Sicilian: Christchurch
  • Sindhi: ڪرائسٽ چرچ
  • Sinhalese: ක්‍රයිස්ට්චර්ච්
  • Slovak: Christchurch
  • Slovenian: Christchurch
  • Spanish: Christchurch
  • Spanish: Otautahi
  • Swahili (generic): Christchurch
  • Swedish: Christchurch, Nya Zeeland
  • Swedish: Christchurch
  • Swedish: Christchurch NZ
  • Tamil: கிரைஸ்ட்சர்ச்
  • Tamil: கிறைஸ்ட்சேர்ச்
  • Tatar: Крайстчөрч
  • Telugu: క్రీస్ట్ చర్చ్
  • Thai: Christchurch
  • Thai: ไครต์เชิร์ช
  • Thai: ไครสต์เชิร์ช
  • Turkish: Christchurch
  • Udmurt: Крайстчерч
  • Ukrainian: Крайстчерч
  • Urdu: کرائسٹ چرچ
  • Uzbek: Kraystcherch
  • Vietnamese: Christchurch
  • Volapük: Christchurch
  • Waray (Philippines): Christchurch
  • Welsh: Christchurch, Seland Newydd
  • Welsh: Christchurch
  • Western Panjabi: کرائسٹ چرچ
  • Wu Chinese: 克赖斯特彻奇
  • Yue Chinese: 基督城

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