History

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Take a step back in time down George Street Our history and heritage

Take a step back in time down George Street

As we create 9,000 square metres of new car-free space, discover how the storied boulevard has evolved.

Discover Green Square’s history on foot with a new self-guided walk Our history and heritage

Discover Green Square’s history on foot with a new self-guided walk

Transform, available on the Sydney Culture Walks app, documents the neighbourhood’s fascinating history and stunning architecture.

5 minutes with History Week curator Margaret Betteridge Our history and heritage

5 minutes with History Week curator Margaret Betteridge

We unveil the captivating details you’ll discover when you look up in Sydney.

Explore the hidden stories of your own four walls Things to do

Explore the hidden stories of your own four walls

Discover intriguing stories about your home by learning how to research its history.

Boredom-busting activities you can enjoy online for free Things to do

Boredom-busting activities you can enjoy online for free

From fitness classes to jigsaw puzzles, enjoy these lockdown life-improvers from home.

Piece together these iconic Sydney moments with 8 online jigsaw puzzles Things to do

Piece together these iconic Sydney moments with 8 online jigsaw puzzles

Take a trip through time with these City of Sydney Archives snaps from 1916 to 2020

Donated photographs give a unique view of Sydney in the 1930s and 40s Cultural and creative life

Donated photographs give a unique view of Sydney in the 1930s and 40s

A collection of photographs by prolific amateur photographer Percy James Bryant has been added to our archives

Share your condolences for Prince Philip Things to do

Share your condolences for Prince Philip

To honour the passing of HRH the Duke of Edinburgh, we’ve opened an online condolence book.

In pictures: Easter in Sydney over the years Our history and heritage

In pictures: Easter in Sydney over the years

Photos from the City of Sydney archives show how our city celebrated in time gone by.

Honey Kisses and Licorice Allsorts: New parks immortalise Australia’s most-loved lollies Better streets and spaces

Honey Kisses and Licorice Allsorts: New parks immortalise Australia’s most-loved lollies

2 public spaces will be named in honour of Rosebery’s rich confectionary history.

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