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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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...

My Opportunities

Family Secrets / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2020-11-25T00:00:00Z">Wed 25 Nov 2020</span>Family Secrets / Wed 25 Nov 2020

Let our senior librarians guide you through Ancestry and Find My Past and show you tips and tricks to get the most from these sites. 25th November,...

Family Tree Detectives: How did your ancestors live? / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2020-11-10T00:00:00Z">Tue 10 Nov 2020</span>Family Tree Detectives: How did your ancestors live? / Tue 10 Nov 2020

Explore the world your ancestors knew through house history. An online presentation that will look at the history of homes through maps, census return...

Getting the most out of our online catalogues and resources / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2020-11-05T00:00:00Z">Thu 05 Nov 2020</span>Getting the most out of our online catalogues and resources / Thu 05 Nov 2020

An online event showing you how best to prepare for your next visit to Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies 5th November 7:30pm https://www....