Lincolnshire Archives

Free collections access days

We allow free access to collection items on monthly dates throughout the year.  

You can book a one-hour appointment for up to two people. We will provide a curator or archivist to support you where possible. 

Free access dates

Our 'Managed Access to Collections' scheme has been suspended until further notice due to COVID 19 restrictions.  Free access dates for 2021 will be published as soon as the scheme is reinstated.  Please check our website for updates.

Booking closes two weeks before each date.

If you book access outside of these dates, fees and charges will apply.

You will need to travel to the location where we hold your requested item. This could be at:

To book, email [email protected].

What happens next?

If we can meet your request, we will send you a booking confirmation.

We will give you the venue details and a point of contact for your visit.

If we cannot meet your request, we will tell you why. Where appropriate, we will invite you to resubmit a request for an alternative date.