The Archives is located in the Main Arts Building which is situated on College Road in Upper Bangor. Access is via the first door on the right under the metal fire escape.
Access for Searchers
No prior booking is required for visiting the Archives, but if you wish to look at original documents you will need to register for an Archives Wales Reader’s Ticket. To obtain a readers’ ticket you must bring two documents with you – one to prove your identity and one to prove your address.
Archives Wales readers ticket
The Archives and Special Collections Department have received an ARCW Accreditation Support Grant in order to replace its current readers’ registration system with the Archives Wales Readers Ticket system, which is currently used at 5 other record offices in Wales.
From the 1st of January 2015, searchers wishing to consult archival material at the Archives and Special Collections will be required to register for an Archives Wales Reader’s Ticket. To obtain a ticket searchers must bring two documents with them – one to prove their identity and one to prove their address.
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