Bath Record Office will be closed from Thursday 19 March until further notice, in line with the latest advice from Public Health England. Keep following us for updates and we look forward to welcoming you back soon. Please read here for more information.

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Archivist in a strongroom

Awards and Accreditations

Bath Record Office's archive holdings are Designated as a Collection of Outstanding Importance. This award reflects the significance of the archives we hold - only a handful of other local authority record offices in the UK have their collections designated in this way.

We were awarded Customer Service Excellence in 2009 as part of Bath and North East Somerset Council's Heritage Services.