Gloucestershire Archives holds the archives for the county of Gloucestershire and South Gloucestershire. The archives are held at Alvin Street in Gloucester and run by Gloucestershire County Council.Put Gloucestershire Archives and other Gloucester attractions into our Gloucester travel itinerary planner, and watch your holiday take shape.
More recently, the Archives at Alvin Street have been rebranded as the Gloucestershire Heritage Hub. The project aims to encourage Gloucestershire residents to investigate their local history; in particular providing an accessible repository of documents for tracking family history. The Hub also provides volunteering opportunities such as the transcribing of historical sources.
In the summer of 2019, the Hub embarked on a construction project to build a new entrance and strongrooms.
Gloucestershire Archives reviews
As a local I have used the Archives many times, researching items of local interest. The staff are extremely helpful and go out of their way to advise and assist customer in their quest for... more »
Visited the Gloucestershire Archives last week to pursue my Family History research in the area. Not knowing that county in great detail this was an excellent start point to better understand what... more »
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