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Opening hours in August and September

Posted by Peter Lester at 28/07/2014 16:33:04

Nottinghamshire Archives will be closed on Saturday 23 August 2014.

Due to the Heritage Open Day event on Saturday 13 September the microfiche search room will be open between 11am and 3pm; however, there will be no original documents produced at all this day.  Visitors are, however, welcome to take part in the Heritage Open Day activities on offer: find out more on our Events page. 

Heritage Open Day: Wartime at Notts Archives

Posted by Peter Lester at 28/07/2014 16:27:29

This free event takes place as part of the annual Heritage Open Days event in September.

Nottinghamshire Archives will be marking the centenary of the First World War at the Heritage Open Days this year. 

  • Sign up using original enlistment papers

  • Explore censored letters

  • Find out who survived the war

  • Children's trail of war-time areoplanes

  • Performances of original letters from the Front

  • See a wide selection of images of wartime archives

  • Display marking the Zeppelin raid on Nottingham including the very spot where the bombs fell: now the site of the archives!  

  • See behind the scenes and explore the Archives.

We will be Saying Goodbye to Nottinghamshire Archives before the building closes in the autumn for the completion of our exciting building project and the unveiling of a new-look service next year.

The Heritage Open Day event takes place on 13 September 2014 from 11 - 3.

Find out more about visiting Nottinghamshire Archives.

New events programme

Posted by Peter Lester at 04/06/2014 12:25:06

Nottinghamshire Archives' new events programme is now available for May - September 2014.

Events include:

  • A series of talks and workshops commemorating World War One
  • Tours of the Archives, with an opportunity to find out more about our building project
  • The annual Heritage Open Day.

To find out more, visit our Events page.

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