Opening Hours and Travel Information

Getting to the Hive

Opening Hours

Day Access to Original Archives Access to staffed Historic Environment Record Hive opening hours

Monday

No access to Original Archives 1.00pm to 4.00pm 08.30am to 10pm
Tuesday 10.30am to 4.00pm* 1.00pm to 4.00pm 08.30am to 10pm
Wednesday 1.30pm to 7.00pm 1.00pm to 4.00pm 08.30am to 10pm
Thursday 10.30am to 4.00pm* 1.00pm to 4.00pm 08.30am to 10pm
Friday 10.30am to 4.00pm* 1.00pm to 4.00pm 08.30am to 10pm
Saturday 10.30am to 4.00pm* No access to staffed Historic Environment Record
08.30am to 10pm
Sunday No access to original archives No access to staffed Historic Environment Record 08.30am to 10pm


*Important Notice: The Original Archive Area will be closed to the public for lunchtime between 1pm and 1.30pm on the days noted above. All documents will be secured away in our strongrooms during this time and returned to users after the break.

The Hive is open seven days a week from 8.30am to 10pm, during which time visitors can freely access all of our self-service resources; our extensive Local Studies and Archaeology Library and our catalogues and indexes.

For more information please visit The Hive website.

Original archives.

Documents from our original archive collections can be accessed during our staffed opening hours, which are detailed in the table above.

Historic Environment Record

The Historic Environment Record is staffed on an appointment basis, operating in the hours detailed in the table above. To make an appointment with the HER team please call 01905 765560 or email archaeology@worcestershire.gov.uk.

Location and Travel Information

For location details and up-to-date information on travelling to The Hive, please visit The Hive website.