Heritage Open Days 2021 - Edible Archives

Saturday 11 September and Monday 13 - Friday 18 September
An exhibition, recipes and podcast about edibles in our historic archives
We will be hosting an outside exhibition with actual material from our archives relating to all things edible.
Also online, listen to our Food History podcast (External link) Follow our historic recipe Tweets (External link)

Coronavirus update

Information about how our libraries service and archive service are affected by coronavirus


Libraries and Archives

Our collections

Search our online catalogue, LANCAT, and explore other guides to archive collections.

Visit us

Information for planning your visit to Lancashire Archives

Enquiries and research

Find out how we can help if you are unable to visit the office in person or would like more help with your research.

Order a copy

We can supply copies of archive material held whenever possible.

About our Friends

The Friends of Lancashire Archives promote, support, and assist our work.

Archives Plans

Strategies, policies and plans for Lancashire's libraries and archives.


We can offer schools free resources and on site learning opportunities

Inside the archives

We visited Lancashire Archives recently to look back at some of the transport history of Lancashire.

Learn more about our archives and plan your visit.