State Archives Reading Room
The largest collection of records relating to the history of NSW and the lives of its people
The State Archives Reading Room provides physical access to many of the records in the State Archives Collection. This vast collection comprises records made by NSW Government agencies during the course of their daily work, and includes diverse range of items and formats, from letters and files to photographs, maps, posters, film, video, e-records and objects.
Supervising conservator Dominique Moussou talks through her work and some of the projects underway in the MHNSW conservation lab
Highlighting Sydney Opera House records in the State Archives Collection
Take a virtual tour exploring the home of some of NSW’s most significant architectural and design collections
Annual Giving 2023–24: engaging with history
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