Genealogy and Research
The Research Room in our museum is open from 10am-5pm Monday–Friday and 10am-4pm on Saturdays.
We have a large stock of documents from the local area and historical maps.
We provide free access to a range of resources including:
- Two computers with free internet access
- Genealogy websites Findmypast.com and Ancestry.co.uk
- Printed records for births, marriages, deaths, baptisms and burials from as early as 1635 for Havant and the local area
- Census returns for Havant from 1841
- Maps of the local area from as early as 1875
Havant Burials Transcription of registers
We are pleased to be able to offer some material online. Please see details below.
Genealogy and local history experts
We also provide a free genealogy and local history service.
Appointments with our specialists are free, but please book in advance by contacting Faith Davies: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Tuesday 11am – 1pm Genealogist Christine Russell
- Friday 10am-12.30pm Local Historian and Genealogist Ann Griffiths