Explore the people and places that make Sydney
The City’s archives website includes over 1 million items, with almost half available to download.
Revisit Sydney’s past at History Week through a series of free events.
Go behind-the-scenes to learn about important Aboriginal services that began in Redfern.
Trace the history through wetlands, industry and market gardens.
From finding an easy bike route to tracking sharks, maps continue to be popular and important. Find the hidden detail in these representations of Sydney.
A much-loved World War I digger statue has returned to its home in Glebe’s Harold Park after 60 years.
You’ll be surprised how many traces can be found in the fabric of our city.
100 years ago, a single piece of legislation paved the way for women to become lawyers, stand for councils and enter parliament.
Large crowds are expected to gather in Hyde Park on 11 November 2018, to reflect on the end of World War I.
100 years ago, inner Sydney erupted in celebration as 4 years of battle were finally declared over.
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