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Camden Local Studies and Archives Centre

Books, periodicals, newspapers, maps, illustrations, archives and other items about the Borough past and present, and family history. Parish vestry and Council records 17th to 20th centuries, including valuation lists until 1989. Archives of local organisations and individuals, including Highgate Cemetery registers. Consultation of archives is by prior appointment.

Contact details

Contact Name
Tudor Allen
Contact Position
Senior Officer Archives
020 7974 6342
Fax: 020 7974 6284


Holborn Library
Theobalds Road

Time / Date Details

When is it on
Mon and Tue 10am-6pm, Wed closed, Thu 10am-7pm, Fri 10am-5pm by appointment only, Sat 11am-5pm alternate weeks. For the rest of 2018 the Saturdays we are open are: 10 Nov, 24 Nov, 8 Dec, 22 Dec. In 2019 the Saturdays we are open are: 5 Jan, 2 Feb,16 Feb, 2 Mar, 16 Mar, 30 Mar, 13 Apr, 27 Apr, 11 May, 25 May, 8 Jun, 22 Jun, 6 Jul, 20 Jul, 3 Aug, 17 Aug, 31 Aug, 14 Sept, 28 Sept, 12 Oct, 26 Oct, 9 Nov, 23 Nov, 7 Dec, 21 Dec.
Opening times (visits)
Annual stock-taking fortnight 2019. Please note that for the purposes of stock-taking and essential maintenance, the centre will be offering a restricted service during the following period: Monday 7 January to Saturday 19 January 2019 We will be answering telephone and written enquires as usual but will only be open for researchers– by prior appointment – on Friday 11 January and Friday 18 January. We will be open again as normal on Monday 21 January 2019.

Further details

Parent Body
Camden Council Supporting Communities Directorate.
Latvian; Italian
Holborn and Covent Garden Ward
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