The archives service preserves and provides access to all kinds of useful archive information and materials about Peterborough. It’s not only a great resource, it’s also a great way to learn about the city’s history.
In our archive collections we have:
- original, rare, and often unique source material dating from the 1200s onwards
- the best local studies collection in the City
- free access to lending and reference books
- free access to “Ancestry” with staff support
- all the back copies of historic local newspapers
- the largest collection of maps and plans of the area
- evocative photographs of Peterborough including the popular Kitchin Collection
For further information please visit the Archives website.