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Visiting the Derbyshire Record Office

Derbyshire Record Office is a joint service combining local studies and archives.

Record Office New Street

How to find us

Derbyshire Record Office
New Street

A map of our location in Matlock is attached to this page.

There's a car park on site, which includes 3 disabled spaces. If you're arriving by bike we have a cycle rack. For anyone travelling by bus or train you can get more information by visiting our public transport pages

Postal address

Derbyshire Record Office
County Hall

Opening hours

  • Monday: closed
  • Tuesday to Friday: 9.30am to 5pm
  • Last Saturday of the month: 9.30am to 4pm
  • Closed Sundays and bank holidays

We'll be open on the following Saturdays:

  • 29 September 2018
  • 27 October 2018
  • 24 November 2018
  • 29 December 2018

Before you visit

If you want to use a computer or microfilm for looking at newspapers, parish registers, census or GRO indexes, we strongly advise you to book a machine in advance.

For consulting books or archive material, it's not necessary to book a reader's space. If you want to pre-order up to three archival items before you arrive, use our catalogue to tell us the document numbers.

Please contact us, email: or tel: 01629 538347.