Getting Here

We are located within Bury Art Museum on Moss Street opposite the Fusiliers Museum. The Archives can be accessed via the ramp provided, Bury Library, Bury Sculpture Centre or Bury Art Gallery.

The following items can be viewed in our search room without prior appointments: maps, local publications, church record transcripts and other local history resources.

To view any of the items that are stored in our Archive please contact us to book an appointment. Wherever possible it is helpful if we have a list of the items you would like to view before your visit so that we can have everything ready for when you arrive. Archived items will not be available to be viewed without an appointment.

View the Archives Catalogue

View the Library Catalogue (For Local/Family History records)

Opening Hours


All council owned car parks and open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. For more information on car parks in Bury town centre.