Herbert Art Gallery & Museum, Jordan Well, Coventry, West Midlands, CV1 5QP

The History Centre is housed within the Herbert Art Gallery & Museum. It consists of the Coventry Archives and local records office and is a treasure trove of information on the history of Coventry and its citizens from medieaval times to present. The huge range of original documents includes books, maps, newspapers, electoral registers and building plans. Photographs, oral history, microfilms and Internet sources provide further evidence on the history of the city and the people who lived here.

Opening Times

  • Saturday 12 September: 1030-1530

Booking Details

Pre-booking: Required
Special guided tours of its stores and collections. Tour times 10.30am, 11.30am. 1.30pm and 2.30pm
Go to: http://www.theherbert.org

Additional information

Max 8 people per tour/session.



Organised by

Coventry City Council

Date last modified: 30th November 1999 at 01:00

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