Gloucestershire Archives

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Telephone: 01452 425 295


Open: Tuesday-Thursday 9-4.30 by appointment

Closed: bank holidays; please refer to website for other closures

  • Book in advance
  • Wheelchair access

From Tuesday, 7 June 2016, the research room will be open on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 9-4:30. On Monday and Friday it will be open for pre-booked project groups and volunteers

This is in preparation for the temporary move to the Frith Centre (from January 2017) while the Gloucestershire Heritage Hub is built. See their website for further details

  • Gloucestershire Archives is the archive service for Gloucestershire and South Gloucestershire
  • Identification requirements: proof of identity or CARN card needed on first visit (see website for further information); CARN card needed on subsequent visits
  • The online catalogue contains full catalogues of all catalogued collections held by Gloucestershire Archives, and summary descriptions of all uncatalogued archive material. It also lists material held at six local studies centres across the County
  • The Genealogical Database is an index to wills, gaol registers, non-conformist baptisms and records of the Overseers of the Poor held at the Archives
  • ARCHON code: 40

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