Open Day at West Sussex Record Office

Event Details

Event Date:

25-11-2023

Start time: 10:00

End time: 15:30

Event Short Description

Organised to celebrate the 50th birthday of our friends group, the West Sussex Archives Society

Event Information

Come along and enjoy a range of activities: Tours of the Record Office (limited places; booking essential); display of original archives, including our oldest document dated 780 AD; old cinefilms of West Sussex, from the collections of Screen Archive South East, will be running all day on a big screen; display of original objects from the Royal Sussex Regiment Museum; advice desk of Sussex Family History Group; staff advice on family and local history research; stalls with information on recent projects to catalogue the archives of Crawley New Town and survey archives of the HIV/Aids epidemic in England and Wales; members of West Sussex Archives Society on hand to answer your questions about the Society and, if you’d like to join, sign you up for membership. Free entry; refreshments available.

Admission Details

Adult: Free

Child: Free

Child Age Limit:

Concession Details:

Organiser Details

Name: Matthew Jones

Telephone: 01243 753602

Email: record.office@westsussex.gov.uk

Venue Details

Address: West Sussex Record Office, Chichester, West Sussex, PO19 1DD

Telephone: 01243 753602

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