Before You Travel

Following Government advice on the coronavirus, we are closed to visitors.

However, we are able to provide a full remote enquiry service, including copies and research.

Please bear with us as may be a little slower to respond.

Please do contact us and we will do our best to help you.

Before you set off to the Berkshire Record Office, please contact us to:

  • Check that we have what you need for your research
  • Book a seat
  • Order any documents you need when you arrive
  • Let us know of any special needs

Please also remember to bring with you:

  • Your County Archive Research Network (CARN) card if it is in date or appropriate ID for a BRO day pass (click here for more information reader's tickets)
  • A pencil and paper, or laptop, to take notes
  • A camera if you wish to take photographs. Please see our Copying Services page for more details
  • Any notes that you will need for your research

Please call on 0118 937 5132 or email via the online Contact Us form to make a booking.