Tūranga - Christchurch New Zealand’s new central library opens

Tūranga, Christchurch New Zealand’s new central library, has opened its doors (12 October, 2018). The new $92 million five-level centre is located on the edge of Cathedral Square marks the return of Christchurch’s cultural and community heart following the 2011 earthquake.

Tūranga houses more than 180,000 items and provides access to a suite of technology features including a digital touch-screen, the Discovery Wall, which allows users to swipe through a virtual world of photos, videos and information.

There is also a music studio, video editing suite, 3D printing, robotics, exhibition spaces, a conference room, café, community arena, youth space and a children's play area.

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