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Our car park is open again and you can find further details about parking on site here.  

First Saturday of the month

Remember we'll be open on the first Saturday of the month between 9.00am and 4.30pm! Please remember to prebook your documents as usual. There's plenty to do - see our news page for details of exciting events planned for the day.

Where we are / Contact Us

Opening hours, location and information about how to get to us using public transport, and alternative parking places.

Get in touch

Opening hours

Monday: Closed

Tuesday: 09:00-16:30

Wednesday: 09:00-16:30

Thursday: 09:00-16:30

Friday: 09:00-16.30

1st Saturday in the month: 09:00-16.30

Please order documents in advance of your visit.  You can find more information here.


Gloucestershire Archives is closed on Mondays as well as public holidays in England and Wales.

Gloucestershire Archives will close at 1.30pm on Friday 15 November 2019 so that we can celebrate receiving our national volunteering award.

Gloucestershire Archives will be closed from 5pm on Tuesday 24th December 2019 until 9am on Thursday 2nd January 2020 inclusive.

Gloucestershire Family History Society will be closed from 4pm on Friday 20th December 2019 until 10am on Monday 6th January inclusive. 


£3 per day.  You can buy a token from Reception.  Free for volunteers and Blue Badge holders.

Access for people with disabilities

The Archives building and site are fully accessible

  • Free parking for Blue Badge holders
  • Accessible toilet
  • Induction loop
  • Assistance for visual impairment

If you have specific needs please contact us to discuss how we can help.

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