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London Metropolitan Archives

 

About London Metropolitan Archives

The City of London's historical documents archive, for registered researchers to use.

Also open to the public for regular events and exhibitions.
 

Address

London Metropolitan Archives,
40 Northampton Road,
London,
EC1R 0HB

Ticket prices

The archives and exhibitions are free to visit, some events may charge.

Prices last checked Feb 2024.

Link to London Metropolitan Archives's website

Opening Hours

The LMA archives is open on the following days:

  • Sun: Closed
  • Mon: 10am to 4.30pm
  • Tue: 10am to 4.30pm
  • Wed: 10am to 7pm
  • Thu: 10am to 4.30pm
  • Fri: Closed
  • Sat: Usually closed

Also closed on bank holidays

Saturdays - the archives is usually open on Saturday each month, check their website for opening dates.

Opening hours last checked Feb 2024.

Accessibility

What's the nearest railway station to London Metropolitan Archives

The nearest station is Farringdon station which is 0.4 miles away.

News

 

Exhibitions open at the moment

Lost Victorian City
Using photographs, maps, panoramas, trade cards, watercolours, and historic documents to explore the theme, this exhibition uncovers London's lost secrets.
Lost Victorian City
10am to 4:30pm
Clerkenwell
Ends on Wed 5th February 2025
2024-05-13
2025-02-05

Forthcoming events

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