November Lockdown

In line with the Government guidance Somerset Heritage Centre will be closed from the end of the day on Wednesday 4 November until further notice. Click here to read more 

Our Research and Copying service will remain open to new requests during the lockdown period. However, in light of the high number of enquiries we are receiving, all requests will be strictly limited to 2 hours maximum, and waiting time may be up to 8 weeks.

Our catalogues list records held at the Somerset Heritage Centre.

You can search for documents and arrange for them to be made available to you at our heritage centre in Taunton.

Somerset Archive Catalogue

Explore the collections held at the Somerset Heritage Centre

Archive documentsExplore the Archives

Somerset and Devon Local Studies Catalogue

Explore books, pamphlets, maps, journal articles and illustrations

Catalogues and IndexesExplore Local Studies

You Can Also Access Information about the Devon Archives

Devon Archive Catalogue

Explore the collections held within the Devon archives

Document bundleExplore the Archives