Our History

Colourised photo of a Senior Chemistry Class from 1947.

Colourised photo of the East School in 1874. 4th from the left in the back is Ngātau Omahuru (AKA William Fox), possibly WC's first Māori student.

Colourised photo of the WC Orchestra from the 1920s.

The Wellington College Pipe Band during General Freyberg’s visit to the College as Governor General in 1946. Cameron of Erracht Tartan had been selected for the Band's kilts when the band was formed in 1940.