Kirklees Archive Service Opening Times and Information

Contact us

WYAS Kirklees

Central Library

Princess Alexandra Walk

Huddersfield

HD1 2SU

Telephone: +44 (0)113 535 0150

Email: kirklees@wyjs.org.uk

 

Opening hours

From 19th October

We are offering a limited service to visitors who need to access our original documents for their research.  All visitors are required to book their visit and order documents at least one week in advance. Some records are held in an outstore and may take longer to make available.  Please do not travel to our building without having received confirmation of your booking.

 

Monday 9:30am-12pm, 1pm-3:30pm

Temporarily closed on Tuesday

Appointments

Appointment must be made at least one week in advance of your visit. Please contact us by telephone 0113 535 0150 or by email kirklees@wyjs.org.uk to arrange your appointment. Please do not travel to our building without having received confirmation of your booking.

To help ensure that our spaces are safe for both public and staff, and that we are following government guidelines, please read the office guidance before planning your visit. 

Group talks and workshops

A range of talks are available to groups and organisations who would like to find out more about our Archive Service. In our talks we aim to explain the work we do and help to raise public awareness of our collections and expertise. We offer many different talks, details of which and how to book can be found here.

Facilities

Refreshment facilities within the building are temporarily closed, but many cafes are located close by.

Finding us

Car parking

We are situated in a pedestrianised area. Car parking is available at Springwood and Alfred Street [PLEASE NOTE: Alfred Street car park is currently closed until further notice]

Train

We are approximately 600 metres from Huddersfield Railway Station

Bus

We are approximately 500 metres from Huddersfield Railway Station