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Wellington City Archives

Wellington City Archives holds the archival records of Wellington City Council and its predecessors in Wellington local government.

Wellington City Archives also has a number of collections from organizations which have played a significant role in the development of Wellington. It is a rich resource of historical information about the city, its development, people and events, since 1842.

The records it holds, including documents, maps, plans and photographs, provide unique information for architects, academics, historians, genealogists and anyone else interested in the history of Wellington.

For the best service, contact staff before visiting. (Appointments are required to view material from the collection)


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