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and tips to get the most from your visit
Did you know our enquiry service can undertake research on your
Our free family
activities featuring craft and Lego fun for all
Details of the collections we hold relating to the First
New catalogue interface...
A new interface, new features & a new
address for our online
The home for Hull City Archives, Hull Local Studies Library and
Hull University Archives
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our online catalogue,
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or look to see the events
and courses we run.
Hull History Centre will close for its annual stocktaking week
at 4.30pm on Saturday 3rd December and will re-open as normal at
9.30am on Tuesday 13th December.
We will close for
Christmas at 5.30pm on Friday 23rd December and re-open as normal
at 9.30am on Tuesday 3rd January 2017.
From Monday 25th April the History
Centre car park will be closed to the public so that it
can be used by the contractors refurbishing the Hull New Theatre
and constructing the adjacent new University Technology College. We
expect that this closure until the summer of 2017.
Alternative long stay car parking is available
at the George Street (multi-storey), Pryme Street (multi-storey),
Francis Street and Trippett Street car parks.
We apologise for the
inconvenience this will cause.
Details of our free Lunchtime club
talks and History Makers family craft and
Lego events for 2016 are on our What's On page
City of Culture 2017
History Centre blog
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