Cambridgeshire Archives Service holds a wealth of unique historic records and other resources relating to Cambridgeshire, the former counties of Huntingdonshire and the Isle of Ely and their communities. 

Starting your research

Please see our popular research topics webpage for an A-Z guide to the records we hold and advice on tracing family history, house history and other frequently requested subjects.

Other services we offer

Cambridgeshire and Huntingdonshire Archives will recommence accepting records from 2 January 2020.  We thank potential depositors for their continuing patience. 

Cambridgeshire Archives is not delivering outreach events or providing  any research or reprographic services until we open to the public again on 10th December . Huntingdonshire Archives will continue to provide these services as normal. To find out more, click on the images below.

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