Glamorgan Archives Blog: Discovering Glamorgan’s Past

A statement from Glamorgan Archives in light of the current Covid-19 situation.

Updated 16th July 2020

Glamorgan Archives is currently closed to the public due to the Coronavirus pandemic.

Staff did not have access to the building for almost four months, but have recently started returning.  Our current priority is ensuring that staff can safely occupy the building and that any immediate requirements are met.

Unfortunately, we are not yet in a position to reopen to the public.  When that changes, we will update our website and social media feeds.  If you have an urgent enquiry, please contact us by email.

Thank you for your patience.

Laura Cotton

Glamorgan Archivist

Research Guides

Glamorgan Archives has produced a selection of research guides on popular subjects and series of records to help you get started in your research.

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Our catalogue, Canfod, contains descriptions of over 180,000 items in our collection and is regularly updated with descriptions of new records we receive and new catalogues we create.

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Information on how to reach us on foot, by car, on the bus and by train.

Glamorgan Archives serves the County Borough Councils of Bridgend, Caerphilly, Merthyr Tydfil, Rhondda Cynon Taf, Vale of Glamorgan and the City and County of Cardiff.

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Glamorgan Archives organises regular FREE events which anyone is welcome to attend.  Our events are based on themes which link to our collections and connect to the community we serve.

Keep an eye on our Events page for details of what’s coming up!


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