Parliamentary Archives

The Parliamentary Archives provides access to the archives of the House of Lords, the House of Commons and to other records relating to Parliament. We also provide a records management service for both Houses of Parliament.

The Parliamentary Archives is open Mondays to Fridays from 10.00am to 4.00pm (apart from public holidays).  See Planning your visit for further information. Please note that some records are not currently available and the searchroom is closed for periods during October and November due to essential repository work - always book your appointment and order your records in advance to avoid disappointment.

Photograph of Acts of Parliament on a shelf in the Act Room, Parliamentary Archives

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