Heritage images of old Auckland

‘Then and Now’ transitions: click the thumbnails to view pairs of images separated in time. Once open, click on an image to toggle a cross-fade transition between the then and now pictures. A link is also provided for an image comparison slider treatment of each pair. In a few cases there are also animated video treatments of the images.

19th century   |   1901–1910   |   1911–1920   |   1921–1930



19th century

Queen Street
1860s–2021

Fort Street
1860s–2021

Fort Street
1860s–2021

Shortland Street
1860s–2021

Queen Street
1860s–2021

Swanson Street
1860s–2021

Queen Street
1860s–2021

Wyndham Street
1860s–2021

Wyndham Street
1860s–2021

Queen Street
1860s–2021

Shortland Street
1860s–2021

Wellesley Street
1860s–2021

Vulcan Lane
1860s–2021

Queen Street
1864–2021

Queen Street
ca. 1885–2021

Lower Albert Street
ca.1887–2021

Victoria Street
1880s–2021

Victoria Street
1880s–2021

Queen and Victoria Streets
1880s–2021

Customs Street
Late 19th century–2021

Queen Street
Late 19th century–2021

Queen Street
Late 19th century–2021

Lower Queen Street
Late 19th century–2021

Queen Street
Late 19th century–2021

Quay Street
Undated–2021

 

 


1901-1910

Wellesley Street
1903–2021

Wellesley Street
ca. 1903–2021

Queen Street
Early 20th century–2021

Queen Street
ca. 1903–2021

Fort Street
ca. 1903–1905 (?)–2021

Quay Street
1904–2021

Wellesley Street
ca. 1905–2021

Vulcan Lane
1905–2021

Queen and Customs Streets
ca. 1905–2021

Queen and Customs Streets
ca. 1905–2021

Customs Street
1905–2021

Customs Street
ca.1905(?)–2021

Shortland Street
ca. 1905–2021

High Street
1905–2021

High Street
1905–2021

Queen Street
1905–2021

Customs Street
1907–2021

Bowen Avenue
1907–2021

Shortland Street
1908–2021

Shortland Street
1908–2021

Waterfront
ca. 1905–1914–2021


1911-1920

Queen and Shortland Streets
ca. 1912–2021

Queen Street
1912–2021

Commerce Street
1915–2021

Quay Street
1915–2021

Quay Street
1915–2021

Waterfront
1915–2021

Waterfront
1916–2021

Durham Street West
1916–2021

High Street
1916–2021

Queen Street and Vulcan Lane
1917–2021

Queen Street
1917–2021

Kitchener Street
1917–2021

Sturdee and Customs Streets
1917–2021

Darby Street
1918–2021

Queen Street
1918–2021

Queen Street
1918–2021

Queen Street
ca.1918–2021

Upper Vulcan Lane
1919–2021

Durham Street East
1919–2021

High Street
1919–2021

Warspite Street
1919–2021

Waterfront
1919–2021

Victoria Street
1919–2021

High Street
1920–2021

Shortland Street
1920–2021

Shortland Street
1920–2021

 


1921-1930

Queen Street
1921–2021

Queen Street
1921–2021

Queen Street
1921–2021

Queen Street
1921–2021

Queen Street
1921–2021

O'Connell Street
1921–2021

O'Connell Street
1921–2021

Customs Street
1921–2021

Victoria Street East
1923–2021

High Street
1923–2021

Quay Street
1923–2021

Ponsonby
1924–2021

High Street
1924–2021

Fort Street
1924–2021

Sturdee Street
1925–2021

High Street
1925–2021

Wyndham Street
1925–2021

Dilworth Building
1927–2021

Customs Street East
1927–2021

O'Connell Street
1927–2021

Quay Street
1927–2021

High Street
1928–2021

Queen Street
1928–2021