County Record Office

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Warwickshire’s history, Warwickshire’s memory  Warwickshire County Record Office collects, preserves and provides access to documents recording the history of the county, its people and places. Read more about the work of the record office.

Highlight of the Week: Book a volunteer
Planning your first visit to our searchroom? One of our volunteers may be able to show your around

 Reader’s Tea Room

Please note our Reader’s Tea Room will be unavailable for the morning of Tuesday 24th November. The room should be available again after 12 noon and for the remainder of the day. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

Document of the Month October 2015

Document of the Month October 2015 part 2Discover one of Warwickshire’s connections to the history of slavery in the  this month’s Document of the Month.

Digital tithe maps for sale

Digitised versions of our tithe maps are now available for sale directly from us and via the online shop of the Birmingham and Midland Society for Genealogy and Heraldry. Find out more about our digital tithe maps

Warwick Healey Motor Company

Warwick Healey Motor CompanyWe are now raising funds to purchase, catalogue and restore an important collection of Warwick Healey Motor Company records. To find out more and support the project, visit our project page and read on.

You can see our fundraising campaign featured in a BBC Midlands Today report from Friday 7th August 2015

Document production times during lunchtime period

We are unable to produce documents from the strongrooms between 12pm and 2.15pm, though our searchroom will remain open. Other services such as photocopying may also be affected. This is the result of further reductions to staffing levels within the public service team.

For further information on our searchroom services, including ordering documents in advance, please see our searchroom services page.