Re:START, Christchurch

4.2
For a special shopping experience in Christchurch Central City, visit Re:START, a modern mall and eatery made from shipping containers. This attraction was built as a temporary mall after the devastating earthquake of 2011, but has remained a fixture of the city ever since. Now, tourists come to view the unique architecture and browse the many shops, cafes, and food carts. Here, you will find big-name retailers and local boutiques in a one-of-a-kind setting. Planning Christchurch trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.
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  • All the premises of this Mall Center are made with containers. There are places of all kinds, clothes, footwear, things for the home, souvenirs, food. In its hallways you can find very original sculptures. A lot of art, like all of Christchurch.
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  • With so many buildings lost or not useable, this set of shops, banks, bars and food places made out of containers is a great place to visit. It is not big but contains some good fast food stalls and i...  more »
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  • It is a facility for accelerating the construction of a full-fun diet for the public after the earthquake in New Zealand, where good food is good to sell and the atmosphere is very good
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