To help slow the spread of COVID-19, Buckinghamshire Archives will be closed until further notice

If you have enquiries about our collections you can still get in touch with enquiries via and 01296 382 587.

Buckinghamshire Archives

Buckinghamshire Archives is closed today

We hold the archives and local studies library for the historic county of Buckinghamshire.

We are currently closed to the public. View our service update for information about when we will reopen


Our services

We provide:

  • microfilmed parish registers
  • local newspapers
  • computers for Ancestry, FreeBMD and other library services
  • archives including parish records, wills, and historic maps

Please bring proof of identity with your name, address and signature or show a County Archives Readers Network card.

A day pass for the use of a digital camera and digital copies from our microfilm readers and book scanner is charged at £7.50.

If you need digital copies from the microfilms or from the book scanner please bring a USB drive.


Buckinghamshire Family History Society

Visit us on a Tuesday to provide extra help with family history queries.


Read about project updates and Buckinghamshire history on our blog.



Please get in contact with us to book before your visit.

Telephone: 01296 382 587
Twitter: @BucksArchives
Facebook: @BucksArchives
Instagram: @BucksArchives


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