Northamptonshire Archives and Records Office

Opening times
​Day ​                                                                                    Time
​Monday ​                                                                             Closed
​Tuesday to Thursday                                                         ​9am to 1pm, and 2pm to 5pm
​Friday ​                                                                                Closed
​1st Saturday of the month                                                  9am to 1pm

NFHS Surgeries held on the 1st Saturday of the Month – 5th May, 2nd June, 7th July

Document production times
We retrieve documents nine times a day Tuesday to Thursday, at the following times: 9:30am, 10am, 10:30am, 11am, 11:30am, 12:15, 2:15pm, 3:15pm and 4pm. We aim to produce the documents within 30 minutes of each of these times. Our normal limit is two documents per person, per collection.

When we are open on the first Saturday of the month between 9am and 1pm, we retrieve documents six times at: 9:30am, 10am, 10:30am, 11am, 11:30am and 12:00. We aim to produce the documents within 30 minutes of each of these times. Our normal limit is two documents per person, per collection.

You can, in addition to requesting documents at these times, pre-order up to eight documents, giving us at least three working days notice.

Parking
There is free parking on site, including disabled spaces. However, there is no guarantee spaces will be available throughout busy periods.

Further details can be found here

The Future of Northamptonshire Archive Services

A document relating to the future of the the Northamptonshire Archive Services has been produced by the County Archives & Heritage Manager along with a footnote from the NFHS. Please click <here> to read and then follow the link through to the explanatory document and questionnaire. It is in your interest to make your feelings known.