Arts, culture, heritage and landscape

Arts, culture and heritage play an important role in the life of the city.

They benefit both residents and visitors. It is essential that links with the past are identified and conserved as the city continues to grow and its built environment changes.

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Events and festivals

70% of residents were satisfied with the range of events and festivals in the city in 2018.

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The arts and creativity

In 2018, over half of respondents agreed that Christchurch had a culturally rich and diverse arts scene.