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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
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or look to see the events
and courses we run.
Rebuilding Marvell's Hull in Minecraft
Your Own Device workshop 21st Nov between 10-4
Hull History Centre Closure Week - We will be
closed the week commencing 23rd November 2015 to undertake behind
the scenes collections work. We will re-open on 1st December 2015
Christmas Opening Hours - The History Centre
will close for Christmas at 5.30pm on Wednesday 23rd December and
will re-open to the public on Saturday 2nd January. Normal opening
hours will commence from Tuesday 5th January.
1939 National Register released - The
1939 Register has
now been released. Unfortunately, in the first instance this
will not be available on the Library edition of FindmyPast
and will not therefore be free to use in the History Centre or the
libraries in Hull. The normal fees for this record set will be
New Source Guide - A guide to
Buildings and Architecture research and
resources at the History Centre is available online.
City of Culture 2017
History Centre blog
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