Contact us

Get in touch

Whatever your enquiry, we would love to hear from you. Come and visit us in The Hive (when we’ve reopened), or submit an enquiry using the buttons below. All enquiries and requests are managed through our online system.

Our Original Archive Searchroom is open with a limited service. Please book using our booking form.

  • We’re open Tues-Thurs 10.30-15.30 by appointment only
  • Bookings, including requests for referenced documents, must be made at least one week in advance
  • Only one person per booking
  • In line with government guidance, a track and trace system has been implemented. All visitors to The Hive will now need to provide contact details to staff on arrival.

Self Service remains closed for the moment. The Historic Environment Record continues to answer enquiries using the online enquiry system and will reopen the public desk by appointment only from 3rd November. For full details see our Archive Reopening, HER Reopening and FAQs.  

Our Archaeology Field Section have restarted archaeological work on site.

You can still contact us with enquiries via our Contact Us page and download a free guide to our on-line resources here.