Princess Alexandra Walk
Tel: +44 (0)1484 221966
We are members of the County Archive Research Network (CARN) readers’ ticket scheme. Please bring your CARN readers’ ticket with you when you visit. If you do not have a ticket please bring official proof of ID which includes your name, address and signature. Click here for more information
Appointments recommended: some archives are held offsite
Full Archive Service with access to original documents:
Monday 9.30am - 5.00pm
Tuesday 9.30am - 5.00pm
Thursday 9.30am - 5.00pm
third Saturday in the month 9.00am -1.00pm
Saturdays with full service 2013
March 16th; April 20th; May 18th; June15th; July 20th; August 17th; September 21st; October 19th; November 16th; December 21st
Access to Archive Service catalogue with advice and guidance from Local Studies staff:
Monday , Tuesday, Thursday 5.00 - 8.00pm
Wednesday 9.30am - 5.00pm
Friday 9.00am - 8.00pm
Saturday 9.00am - 4.00pm
Microfilm available in Local Studies Library, no appointment necessary
Monday 9.30am to 8.00pm
Tuesday 9.30am to 8.00pm
Wednesday: 9.30am to 5.00pm
Thursday: 9.00am to 8.00pm
Friday: 9.00am to 8.00pm
Saturday: 9.00am to 4.00pm
No refreshment facilities available in the building but cafes etc are close by.
Toilets are located on the first floor.
How To Find Us
|Car Parking||We are situated in a pedestrianised area
Car parking is available at Alfred Street and Springwood.
|Train||We are approximately 600 metres from Huddersfield Railway Station|
|Bus||We are approximately 500 metres from Huddersfield Bus Station|
About the Office
The archive service in Kirklees is housed in the Central Library in Huddersfield and since its creation it has been very closely linked with the Local Studies collection.