State Archives Collection
Making history every day
Architecture & design
The Colonial Architect's Department was responsible for the planning and supervision of the construction and repair of public buildings
Designed for researching the history of public buildings. Most records that are more than 30 years old are open to public access. Those that relate to security buildings are subject to a closed to public access direction, AD 28
A select list of sources relating to hospital buildings, including sketches, plans and photographs
Highlighting our collection of hotel plans for the Sydney area
Government buildings have shaped where and how we live in NSW. This webinar explores records that can tell us about these buildings - how they were planned and designed and how they were built.