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Stoke On Trent City Archives

Stoke on Trent City Archives
City Central Library
Bethesda Street
Stoke on Trent
By telephone: (+44) 01782-238420

By email: stoke.archives@stoke.gov.uk 

Our online catalogue: Gateway to the Past

Opening Hours

Monday: Closed
Tuesday: Closed
Wednesday: 9.30am - 6pm
Thursday: 9.30am - 2pm
Friday: 9.30am - 2pm
Saturday: 10am - 2pm
Sunday: Closed

Bank Holiday Closures |

Please note: please make an appointment to visit the office, ensure that we hold the records that you are interested in, and bring acceptable proof of identity and address for reader registration. Further details are given in Planning a Visit | .

Our reading room is open to all members of the public without charge. An Archive Service reader's ticket is required for use of the reading room. View more about reader registration .|

Access & Facilities

Parking Arrangements
There is no public car park at the City Central Library. View more about car parking on the City Council website.

Disabled badge holders may park for 3 hours without charge in on-street car parking bays and all day in off-street car parks.

Public Transport
Stoke on Trent rail station is about 1½ miles from the City Central Library. All buses from the stop directly outside the rail station serve Hanley City Centre.