Brent Archives

Brent Archives is here to help you find out more about the history of the local area. If you are interested in finding out about our collections you can view them in our online catalogue.

Our archives search room is open four days a week and researchers can access material free of charge.

On the days we are open you are welcome to drop in and use the materials available in the search room including local pamphlet boxes, local history books, directories and electoral registers.

Researchers can access collection material that is held in store by requesting it at least 2 working days in advance. Only material that has been requested in advance will be available.

To make a request call please 020 8937 3600 or email

The Heritage Team at Brent Museum and Archives are happy to assist researchers with enquires. We offer a research service, for which there is a fee. Please see our list of charges for more information.

Any copies of images and documents you may make while with us may be subject to copyright and a reproduction charge.

View more information about copyright and reproductions.

Brent Archives

The Library at Willesden Green
95 High Road
NW10 2SF

Opening times

Tuesday: 9am to 5pm
Wednesday: 9am to 5pm
Thursday: 1pm to 8pm
Saturday: 10am to 1pm and 2pm to 5pm

These hours may change over a holiday period. View our  holiday period opening hours, service changes and activities page for details.