Herts Archives & Local Studies

Herts Archives & Local Studies Sharing Hertfordshire's Past

Hertfordshire Archives & Local Studies tells the story of the county through maps, photographs, drawings, letters, diaries, accounts, newspapers, published material and more. But we’re not just for researchers, these original materials can be the springboard for all kinds of creative projects and practices, such as art, poetry, theatre and music.

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Hertford

Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies
Register Office Block
County Hall, Pegs Lane, Hertford
SG13 8EJ

Telephone: 030 0123 4049
Email: hals.enquiries@hertfordshire.gov.uk
Website: https://www.hertfordshire.gov.uk/hals

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CANCELLED Family Tree Detectives: Children&apos;s Lives / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2020-11-17T00:00:00Z">Tue 17 Nov 2020</span>CANCELLED Family Tree Detectives: Children's Lives / Tue 17 Nov 2020

CANCELLED Together we'll explore a huge range of records than can shed light on children's lives in the past. These include school records, Poor Law,...

CANCELLED Missing Ancestors / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2020-11-10T00:00:00Z">Tue 10 Nov 2020</span>CANCELLED Missing Ancestors / Tue 10 Nov 2020

CANCELLED A follow on sesson to Getting Started with Family History, this workshop helps you discover those tricky missing ancestors on your family t...

CANCELLED Getting Started with Family History / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2020-10-13T00:00:00Z">Tue 13 Oct 2020</span>CANCELLED Getting Started with Family History / Tue 13 Oct 2020

CANCELLED The Senior Librarian for Local Studies will guide you through the essential research resources for taking your first steps in family histor...

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LGBTQ History Month / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2021-03-01T00:00:00Z">Mon 01 Mar 2021</span>LGBTQ History Month / Mon 01 Mar 2021

February is LGBTQ+ History Month and Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies have created an online exhibition to celebrate. Read about LGBTQ+ figu...

Getting started with your Caribbean family history / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2021-03-17T00:00:00Z">Wed 17 Mar 2021</span>Getting started with your Caribbean family history / Wed 17 Mar 2021

Interested in researching your Caribbean ancestry but don't know where to start? Take the plunge at this online introductory session with our expert....

Researching the history of your house / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2021-03-04T00:00:00Z">Thu 04 Mar 2021</span>Researching the history of your house / Thu 04 Mar 2021

Join us for an informal online introduction to the principal sources used to research the history of your house, led by our Local Studies Librarian. ...