The National Archives is open to all, offering a range of activities and spaces to enjoy and our reading rooms for research.
Our site in Kew has a bookshop and restaurant, set in beautiful grounds just a five-minute walk from the River Thames. Plan your visit, or find out about our events, exhibitions or talks.
Visit us on the first Sunday of every month and explore our building, our picturesque gardens and discover a new side to The National Archives.
We have introduced new charges in our visitor car park: find out more.
Find out what type of research you can do here and how to get started.