Contact details

Worship Street, Hull HU2 8BG
(location details and map)

Monday closed
Tuesday-Friday 9.30-5.30
1st & 3rd Saturday
of the month ONLY

Open Saturdays for 2014

Tel: 01482 317500 or Email:

We open at 10am once a month to conduct staff training.


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Planning to visit us...

Read our hints and tips to get the most from your visit

Enquiry service...

Did you know our enquiry service can undertake research on your behalf?

Family activities...

Free family activities every Wednesday morning in August for ages 2-102

WW1 commemorations

Details of the collections we hold relating to the First World War

New catalogue interface...

A new interface, with new features and a new address for our online catalogue

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 collections, search our online catalogue, read our top tips on planning your visit, find out more about our enquiry service, or look to see the events and courses we run.

Latest News:

We will be open 9.30am-5.30pm on Tuesday 23rd December but will then be closed throughout the Christmas and New Year period. We will re-open at 9.00am on Saturday 3rd January 2015.

A new interface, with new features and a new address - read the blog post or go straight to the new online catalogue
 - check - using plans from the archives

Image galleries from our summer family activities are online- new
Researching WW1? - see details of the collections we hold

Online Catalogue

Start your search here

Discover which collections were recently added to our online catalogue

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