Home
Skip to main content
Coronavirus update

We're pleased to announce that from the 4th August Gloucestershire Archives will re-open to the public.  We've had to make some changes to the way we work, and you can see more details about our new arrangements on our Covid recovery page.

You will need to book your documents in advance.

At the moment Gloucestershire Family History Society remains closed.

If you're not able to make it in, have a look at Gloucestershire Heritage Hub for ideas and links to help you #ExploreYourArchiveAtHome.

Access to Gloucestershire resources on Ancestry for free

While Gloucestershire Libraries and Gloucestershire Family History Society’s research rooms are closed to the public during the Covid-19 pandemic, customers have been unable to access digitised copies of Gloucestershire records free of charge. We’ve been working with Ancestry and can now provide free access to Gloucestershire’s digitised resources until they can welcome you back. Please use this link to access them.

Saturday opening - 7th September

Published
02.09.2019
news

Don't forget that 7th September is the first Saturday of the month.  Gloucestershire Archives will be open as usual between 9.00am and 4.30pm.

Take one giant leap into the past with our tribute to the Apollo missions and the 50th anniversary of the first moon landings in our "Fly me to the Moon" event!  See how the local newspapers gave us the news and find out if it is rocket science by making and flying your own stomp rocket!

Time: 2pm-4pm.

Help us improve Gloucestershire Archives

Don’t include personal or financial information like your National Insurance number or credit card details.