Research Centre opening hours.

Berkshire Family History Society’s Research Centre at Yeomanry House in Reading (next to Berkshire Record Office) offers an unparalleled set of resources for genealogy and family history research - whether you are searching for your ancestors  internationally, nationally, or even locally.


Resources like Findmypast, The 1939 Register, The Genealogist, The British Newspaper Archive and the worldwide edition of Ancestry are FREE TO USE too.

Society volunteers are on hand to give research help and advice.

In 2017, the Centre is normally open on:

Tuesdays from 10 am to 4 pm and from 7 pm to 9.30 pm

Wednesdays from 10 am to 4 pm

Thursdays from 10 am to 4 pm

Second Sunday each month from 11 am to 4 pm

In very rare instances, availability of volunteers may prevent opening.

Page reviewed and revised 11th January 2017

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