Local Studies archives

Refurbishment and Annual Stocktake

  • Local Studies will be closed to the public for refurbishment and stocktaking between Thursday 9th January and Thursday 6th February 2020.  There will be a limited enquiry service and we will be answering phone calls, emails, and letters. For further enquiries please contact

Do you want to know more about the history of Barnet or trace your family history? Find out more about Barnet's local history including pocket histories, photographs, maps, archives, newspapers and publications representing people, places and buildings.

Get in touch

The Burroughs, Hendon, London, NW4 4BQ

Visits to the archive are by appointment only so please call ahead to arrange a time*.

Getting there

  • Bus: 143, 183, 326
  • Tube: Hendon Central, Northern Line (15 min walk)
  • Overground: Hendon, Thameslink (15 min walk)


Ground floor


  • wifi
  • photocopier
  • public toilets and baby changing
  • library shop, selling items like greeting cards and stamps

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