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TEMPORARY CHANGES TO OPENING HOURS FROM 26 FEBRUARY

The Record Office is currently closed on Mondays and last entry on Wednesdays is 5.00pm. We are also open on only two Saturdays per month. For more details, please see Latest News on our Home page. The health and wellbeing of visitors and staff remain our key priority and we continue to encourage social distancing and the wearing of face coverings. We remain closed 12.30 - 13.30 for cleaning and ventilation.

Opening Times

Opening hours

These are our usual opening hours and planned holiday closures. Any changes to these will be prominently displayed.

Please feel free to contact us before you visit, especially if you are travelling from some distance or if severe weather is expected, to check on opening times and the availability of records.

Documents are produced on demand throughout the day with ‘last orders’ 30 minutes before closing time each day.

PLEASE NOTE: TEMPORARY CHANGES TO OPENING HOURS, 26 FEBRUARY – 30 JUNE 2022. See Latest News on our Home page

Monday: CLOSED

Tuesday and Thursday: 9:15 – 12:30; 13:30 – 17:00

Wednesday: 9:15 – 12:30; 13:30 – 18:00 (last entry 17:00)

Friday: CLOSED

Saturdays 5 & 19 March, 9 & 23 April, 7 & 21 May, 11 & 25 June: 9:15 – 12:15

Sunday: CLOSED

The Record Office is closed on the Saturday of Bank Holiday weekends.

 

Closures 2021

(Dates shown are inclusive)

Thursday 6 May:  Local elections – Record Office in use as a polling station

Saturday 25 September – Saturday 9 October: CLOSED FOR STOCKTAKING

Saturday 27 November: IT systems maintenance

Christmas & New Year:  Friday 24 December – Monday 3 January 2022