Wiltshire and Swindon History Centre

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Cocklebury Road, Chippenham, SN15 3QN.

Welcome to the website of the Wiltshire and Swindon History Centre, your passport to the past.

Wiltshire and Swindon has a rich and diverse heritage. The History Centre brings together the archaeology, archive, buildings record, conservation, and museum advisory services together with the county local studies library to create a centre whose sum is much more than that of its parts.

If you are researching your ancestors or trying to find out more about a town or parish in Wiltshire or Swindon, or if you want professional advice and guidance on other heritage issues, we are the ideal place to contact or visit.

  • Convenient location with easy access
  • Friendly staff
  • Quick registration
  • Public computer area
  • Large car park
  • Well equipped meeting and education room
  • Food and drink available
  • Copying facilities
  • Lockers

Christmas Opening hours

Monday 22nd December - closed (as normal)

Tuesday 23rd December - open 9.30 am - 5.30 pm

Wednesday 24th December - closed

Thursday 25th December - closed

Friday 26th December - closed

Saturday 27th December - closed

Sunday 28th December  - closed (as normal)

Monday 29th December - closed (as normal)

Tuesday 30th December - open 9.30 am - 5.30 pm

Wednesday 31st December  - open 9.30 am - 5.30 pm

Thursday 1st January - closed

Friday 2nd January onwards - normal opening hours  

Explore our website or download our leaflet here: WSHC leaflet 2014

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