Welcome to the home of the Catholic Diocese of Christchurch History and Archives. 


We are located at Unit 2/9 Washington Way, Sydenham, CHRISTCHURCH 8011  Email: archives@chch.catholic.org.nz   Phone: 03 366 9869

Latest News:

  • Check out our latest newsletter ‘Archivally Speaking’ The newsletter will appear in the Diocesan publication ‘Inform’ from now on, as a regular feature.
  • A new resource pack for Primary students on the Bishops of Christchurch is available in our Educational Resources Primary page.
  • Check out the latest exhibition of Social Media snippets featuring a selection of recent Facebook/Instagram posts for those who do not have social media accounts.




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