Open Doors at Glamorgan Archives

Open Doors at Glamorgan Archives

10:00 am - 2:00 pm | 23/09/2023

Glamorgan Archives will be throwing all its doors open with CADW on Saturday 23rd September 2023.


Come along and discover what an archive building does, and how it works!


Behind the scenes tours will be running at 10am, 11am and 12pm and 1pm.  Contact us in advance to reserve your FREE place!


Explore documents recording hundreds of years of the history of Glamorgan.  And find out more about the fascinating work that goes on in our conservation studio with demonstrations from the team.


Staff will be on hand to offer advice and guidance on starting and continuing your research – be it local history, house history, family history, a school or university project, or anything else!


About Glamorgan Archives


Glamorgan Archives serves the authorities of Bridgend, Caerphilly, Cardiff, Merthyr Tydfil, Rhondda Cynon Taff and the Vale of Glamorgan.  It collects, preserves and makes available to the public documents from the area dating from the 12th century to the present day. Over 12km of documents are held in the strongrooms of its purpose-built facility.


More information on Glamorgan Archives can be found at


About Open Doors


Open Doors Days celebrate the architecture and heritage of Wales. The event offers free access to a variety of buildings, heritage sites, and events of all kinds each September. See for details.



For further information on Open Doors at Glamorgan Archives please contact:


Rhian Diggins, Senior Archivist

Glamorgan Archives, Clos Parc Morgannwg, Leckwith, Cardiff  CF11 8AW

Email: Tel.: 029 2087 2299



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