At your library, we’ve taken great care and time to capture our province’s past. Browse our fine collection of online photographs – they show just how far we have come – and might serve as inspiration for the future.
Our website contains a vast collection of material on Caterbury’s history – did you know the Christ Church Cathedral lost its spire three times in separate earthquakes between 1881 and 1901?
- Explore heritage information at will online or at any of our open community libraries.
- Try Ti Kōuka Whenua for pre-European history
- View more images of the cathedral and Cathedral Square