Visiting Us 

Location, Contact Details and Opening Times

Please read what you need to know ahead of your visit to the Record Office 

Please note we are currently temporarily closed until further notice. We can still be contacted at recordoffice@cheshiresharedservices.gov.uk 




Cheshire Archives and Local Studies
Cheshire Record Office
Duke Street
Chester
Cheshire
CH1 1RL
England

Telephone: 44 (0)1244 972574


Contact the Record Office

Opening Hours

Please note that we are closed on Mondays.

  • Monday: Closed
  • Tuesday: 9.00am - 5.00pm
  • Wednesday: 9.00am - 5.00pm
  • Thursday: 9.00am - 5.00pm
  • Friday: 9.00am - 5.00pm

The searchroom is closed on bank holidays and usually during the first full week of December to allow staff to do essential background work.

Saturday openings are suspended at present. Dates will be published here when service resumes. 

Please note that there are no Saturday openings in December.

Double decker busParking and Public Transport

Information about public transport and Park and Ride services.
There is limited car parking nearby. Please note that there is no car parking at the Cheshire Record Office. There is limited parking for disabled badge holders on Duke Street.

Disabled Access

The searchroom allows easy access. Please contact Cheshire Archives and Local Studies in advance if special parking arrangements are required.

 

 

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