Seat booking for reading room of National Archives

Welcome to the reservation section of the National Archives.

You can only book a seat in the reading room of the National Archives using this form. Make sure all fields are filled in correctly. Otherwise, your booking will not be saved. Once your booking is registered you will receive a confirmation e-mail. Attention: Does not work with Internet Explorer. Please use another web browser.

You can make only 1 booking per form. If you wish to book a seat at the reading room of the National Archives on 3 days for example, you must make 3 separate bookings.
In the form you can also request access to a maximum of 5 archive documents (5 item numbers). During your visit to the reading room you can request access to 20 more documents.

You are not able to keep your booked appointment? Please cancel your booking by e-mail. You shall then receive an e-mail confirming your cancellation.

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