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York Archives and Local History

Archon Code : 192


Contact Details

York Explore Learning Centre,
Museum Street,

Tel: 01904 552 800
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Archivist : Ms Victoria Hoyle

Access information

  • Open : Archives currently closed; Local History Library: M-Th 9-8 (except first Th of month 1-8); F 9-6, Sa 9-5, Su 11-4
  • Book in advance
  • Wheelchair access
  • Original archival material stored in the City Ark Gallery is unavailable for use from 15 Feb 2013 until early 2014 due to the building being refurbished.
    Access to resources in the local history library (including books, pamphlets, maps, newspapers, trade directories and electoral registers) will be unaffected. Access to some of their archives will still be available on microfilm or via printed transcripts.
    For more information see their website

  • Original archival material is only available on certain days by appointment

  • Published resources, local history resources, and archival resources on microfilm are available at any time during their opening hours
  • Research service

NRA information for this repository

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1995 2005 2006 2009 2010 2011 2012

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Last amended : 20-Jun-2013 10:37