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Searchroom closures

Due to the coronavirus situation, the Norfolk Record Office at the Archive Centre, Norwich and Stories of Lynn remains closed.

We are working on providing some limited access to the searchroom in Norwich, but we need to ensure that we manage any risk for users and staff in an environment where people will stay for extended periods.

All events and group visits to the Norfolk Record Office have been cancelled.

What you can still do

Staff from all three bases are working remotely and are doing their best to process requests for copies of birth, death and marriage certificates and other queries that they can deal with over email/online via

From 13 July 2020 the we will be restarting our document digitisation service.  Read more about how to order digital copies of documents.

Remember, you can still do a lot of research online – we have plenty of resources to help you with your research.  Email if you need further support.

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