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Lambton QuayDominion Day at ParliamentOriental BayWorser Bay, SeatounWaterloo WharfBank of AustralasiaGovernment Life Insurance BuildingSoundshell at the Centennial ExhibitionThe Railway Wharf from Customhouse QuayWellington Town Hall and Band Rotunda


Welcome to the Wellington City Recollect website, a database of heritage photos, books, maps and related ephemera reflecting the Capital's past. The database is administered by Wellington City Libraries. 






Karori Cemetery127 Marine Parade, SeatounThorndon from Tinakori HillTe Aro27a McKinley CrescentTrail of Light - Artwork at Wellington Cathedral of St Paul7 Lewer Street, KaroriCentennial Hall, 212 Newlands RoadCarrigafoyle, 195 The Terrace298 Oriental Parade, Oriental BayCashmere Community Centre, Cashmere Avenue, Khandallah8 Rongotai Road, Kilbirnie7 Blythe Street74 Coromandel Street, NewtownJohnsonville School10 Burgess Road, JohnsonvilleQueen's WharfSalvation Army Hall, 42 Jefferson Street159 The Terrace207 Marine Parade, Seatoun40 - 42 Hawker Street, Mount Victoria173 Mitchell StreetDRG Stationery, Rongotai Road, KilbirnieKarori Post Office, 276 Karori Road15 Upland Road, KelburnHouse in Abel Smith Street Newlands Arms Tavern88-92 Aro StreetQueens Wharf47 Norway Street14 Atlanta Grove25 Grove Road, KelburnTinakori Road, Thorndon163 Queens Drive, Lyall BayPaterson StreetS.S. Ruahine at floating dockBaptist Church, Buick Street, Petone23 Helen StreetChase N.B.A. House, 163 The TerraceThe CrescentSieverston Terrace36 Colombo Street, Newtown7 Ironside Road, JohnsonvilleChaytor StreetShop on Waitoa RoadJohnsonville Road28 Roxburgh Street, Mount Victoria7 Austin Street, Mount VictoriaDwelling, Makara326 Oriental Parade