Hackney Archives

Hackney Archives looks after the archives of the London Borough of Hackney - the administrative records of the borough Council and its predecessors back to 1700, together with the records of organisations and individuals with links to the area of the modern London borough.

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Opening hours

Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 9.30am - 5.30pm
Friday 9.30am - 1pm
Saturday 10am - 5pm

You do not need to make an appointment before visiting, although it is advisable to telephone or email beforehand to ensure that we have the information you are interested in.

Admission charges

There is no charge to consult the archives, although charges are applied for provision of copies or for research undertaken on behalf of customers

Hackney Archives
2nd floor, Dalston CLR James Library and Hackney Archives
Dalston Square
Greater London
E8 3BQ

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020 8356 8925

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