Visit the Medway Archives Centre

At the Medway Archives Centre you can use a wide range of facilities and services to research a variety of different topics. From researching your family history, to the history, geography and people of Medway, our resources can help you find what you’re looking for.

To view one of our particular collections, book an appointment by phoning 01634 332 714.

For more information email 


32 Bryant Road

Opening hours

  • Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday: 9am to 5pm
  • Saturday: 9am to 12.30pm
  • Wednesday and Sunday: Closed

Christmas opening hours

  • Tuesday 24 December 2019: 9am to 4pm
  • Wednesday 25 December 2019: Closed
  • Thursday 26 December 2019: Closed
  • Friday 27 December 2019: Closed
  • Saturday 28 December 2019: 9am to 12.30pm
  • Monday 30 December 2019: 9am to 5pm
  • Tuesday 31 December 2019: 9am to 4pm
  • Wednesday 1 January 2020: Closed

Outside of these days, usual opening hours apply.


There's a small free car park at the front of the building for users of the archives and hall. There's usually on-road parking in Bryant Road and some 2 hour spaces in nearby Glanville Road.

Let us know what you think of the Archives Centre

If you have visited the Archives Centre we'd be interested to know what you thought of the facility. Complete our online survey to help us better understand how we meet visitor needs.

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