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Wellington Town Hall and Band RotundaLambton QuayDominion Day at ParliamentOriental BayWorser Bay, SeatounWaterloo Wharf275 - 281 Cuba StreetGrey Street & Queens WharfThe Railway Wharf from Customhouse Quay


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. 






Shops, Park Road, Miramar98 Nairn Street161 Riddiford Street, NewtownDemolition of old power station, Wakefield Street49 Campbell Street, KaroriGrey Street77 Hill Street, Thorndon25a Washington Avenue5 Tanera Crescent Sydney Street West and Ascot Street182 Jackson Street, Petone4 Atlanta GroveRowing Skiff in front of the Clyde Quay Hotel21 Porritt Avenue27 Boulcott Street40 - 42 Hawker Street, Mount VictoriaSaint Mary's Church, Karori Kelburn Viaduct under construction Wellington Free Ambulence 459 Karaka Bay RoadStoneham’s Building, 280 - 282 Lambton Quay44 & 46 Thompson StreetWillis StreetManners Street Wainuiomata ReservoirMarist School, Para Street, Miramar5 Roxburgh Street, Mount Victoria59 Norway StreetWillis StreetLambton Quay64 Tasman Street, Mt CookBolton Street CemeteryCorner of Featherston Street and Hunter StreetUpland Road, KelburnHouses on Glenmore Street27 Grove Road, Kelburn74 - 80 Wilson Street, NewtownBolton Street CemeterySaint Anne's Anglican Church (former), 77 Northland RoadArco House,  45 - 47 Cuba Street134 Oriental Parade218 Adelaide Road, NewtownFarish StreetBotanical GardensNgaio146 Mitchell Street21 Woodland Road, Johnsonville35 Grove Road, KelburnHawkestone Terrace, ThorndonBerhampore Flats,  Adelaide Road