Heritage buildings

Canterbury Provincial Council Buildings

The only purpose-built provincial government buildings still in existence in New Zealand.

Cuningham House

Botanic Gardens on reserve situated off Rolleston Avenue at end of Hereford Street.

Addington Water Tower

Historic Place Category 1.

Rose Historic Chapel

Historic Place Category 2.

Sign of the Kiwi

Historic Place Category 1.

Sign of the Takahe

Historic Place Category 1.

Godley House

Diamond Harbour’s iconic heritage building and destination was badly damaged by the earthquakes and has now been demolished.

Old Municipal Chambers (Our City O-Tautahi)

A beautiful and historic Queen Anne building on the corner of Worcester Boulevard and Oxford Terrace.