Record Offices in Wales

A list of the record offices in Wales arranged in modern county order. Check the website before you visit, as you may need to book ahead.

Deciding which one to call or visit

If you’re not sure which office to contact, start with the one physically closest to the location of the event you are trying to find out about, then work outwards. A quick phone call to the record office will give you an idea of whether they might have the information you require.

CountyRecord OfficeAddressPhone Number
AngleseyAnglesey ArchivesAnglesey Archives, Industrial Estate Road, Bryn Cefni Industrial Estate, Llangefni, Anglesey, Wales, LL77 7JA+44 (0)1248 751930
BrecknockshireBrecknockshire records are in Powys Archives
CaernarfonshireCaernarfonshire records are in Gwynedd Archives
CarmarthenshireCarmarthenshire ArchivesCarmarthenshire Archives, Parc Myrddin, Richmond Terrace, Carmarthen, SA31 1HQ+44 (0)1267 228232
CardiganshireCardiganshire records are in Ceredigion Archives
CeredigionCeredigion ArchivesCeredigion Archives, County Offices, Marine Terrace, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion, SY23 2DE+44 (0)1970 633697
DenbighshireDenbighshire Archives Denbighshire Archives, The Old Gaol, 46 Clwyd Street, Ruthin, LL15 1HP+44 (0)1824 708250
FlintshireFlintshire Record OfficeFlintshire Record Office, The Old Rectory, Rectory Lane, Hawarden, Flintshire, CH5 3NR+44 (0)1244 532364
GlamorganGlamorgan ArchivesGlamorgan Archives, Clos Parc Morgannwg, Leckwith, Cardiff, CF11 8AW+44 (0)292 0872200
GwentGwent ArchivesGwent Archives, Steelworks Road, Ebbw Vale, Blaenau Gwent, NP23 6DN+44 (0)1495 353363
GwyneddGwynedd ArchivesCaernarfon Record Office, Swyddfa’r Cyngor, Caernarfon, Gwynedd, LL55 1SH+44 (0)1286 679095
GwyneddMeirionnydd Archives, Ffordd y Bala, Dolgellau, Gwynedd, LL40 2YF+44 (0)1341 424682
MerionethshireMerionethshire records are in Powys Archives
MonmouthshireMonmouthshire records are in Gwent Archives
MontgomeryshireMontgomeryshire records are in Powys Archives
PembrokeshirePembrokeshire Record OfficePembrokeshire Record Office, The Castle, Haverfordwest, SA61 2EF+44 (0)1437 763707
PowysPowys ArchivesPowys Archives, County Hall, Llandrindod Wells, Powys, LD1 5LG+44 (0)1597 826088
RadnorshireRadnorshire records are in Powys Archives
West GlamorganWest Glamorgan Archive ServiceWest Glamorgan Archive Service, Civic Centre, Oystermouth Road, Swansea, SA1 3SN+44 (0)1792 636589
Record Offices in Wales
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