Hampshire Archives and Local Studies

Hampshire Record Office Open Day

  • Hampshire Record Office
  • 10:00am Saturday 09 Sep 2017
  • Discover over a 1000 years of history as Hampshire Record Office celebrates its 70th anniversary.

    A showcase of some of the unique documents mentioned above will be available to view from 10am to 4pm. Displays will take you through Hampshire’s past from medieval Winchester to Henry VIII and the Tudors; from Regency England to the men who served on the Western Front. Two special behind the scenes tours are planned at 11am and 3pm and a children’s treasure trail will be available.

    Gabrielle Storey will be presenting a talk on ‘Morally Insane, Inverted, Born this Way: Medical Treatments for Lesbianism in Britain, 1830-1950’ from 12noon to 1pm.

    Advance booking is required for the behind the scenes tours, by emailing enquiries.archives@hants.gov.uk .

  • Cost: Free
  • Venue: Hampshire Record Office
  • Telephone: 01962 846154

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