Planning to visit us...
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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
Explore the site to learn more about the History Centre and our
our online catalogue,
read our top tips on planning your visit, find out more about our
or look to see the events
and courses we run.
What's On - this week and next:
Dan Billany: Teacher, Writer, War Hero
exhibition until 31 Mar
Brooklands Photographic Society
Annual Exhibition until 1 April
1st April (9.30-12.30) - Science in the Archives -
6th April (10-12noon) - Family History Helpdesk
11th April (12.30-1.30) - A Family's Journey through
Hull's Old Town - lunchtime talk
by Shirley Goodsell
Visit our What's On page for full details of
the events throughout the year in addition to our
talks and History
Makers family craft and Lego sessions!
21st March - crane at Hull New Theatre will be coming down which
means there will be pedestrian access ONLY to the
History Centre on this day.
The programme for 'Roots to Routes' (Apr-Jun) and 'Freedom'
(Jul-Sep) have been launched including a number of exhibitions at
the Hull History Centre. We have updated the website with
all of this exciting news but check out the following:
1-29 June Hessle
Roaders - Alec Gill photographic exhibition
4 Jul - 22 Sep Plots, intrigue and treason: Hull in the Civil
City of Culture 2017
History Centre blog
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