London Archives and Libraries

From FamilySearch Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search

England Gotoarrow.png London Gotoarrow.png Archives and Libraries

London Metropolitan Archives
Several archives and libraries in London have material for family history. These include the London Metropolitan Archives, City of London Record Office (currently held at the London Metropolitan Archives) and City of Westminster Archives Centre.  GenUKI links to other offices. Some are mentioned in the England Archives and Libraries article. The London Family History Centre has a large collection of material.

Major Repositories

Did You Know

  • Archives for London is passionate about archives in or about London. It is the independent voice for archives in the UK's capital city and brings together everyone interested in London's documentary history - users, practitioners and enthusiasts.  Through free seminars, exclusive behind-the-scenes archive tours, an annual conference and other events everyone can find out more about the documents, photographs and films that tell the many stories of London and Londoners. Visit Archives for London for more details.

The British Library

The British Library

Guildhall Library

Guildhall Library

London Metropolitan Archives

London Metropolitan Archives

The London Metropolitan Archives has prepared a helpful guide for family historians:

London Family History Centre

London Family History Centre

Society of Genealogists Library

Society of Genealogists Library