Genealogy & history
Our Research Room, located in our museum, is open to the public from 10am-5.30pm 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:
- Genealogy websites Findmypast.com and Ancestory.com
- Two computers with free internet access
- 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
Genealogy and local history experts
We also provide a free genealogy and local history service in our Research Room.
Appointments with our specialists are free, but please book in advance by calling 023 9224 9063 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
- Tuesday 11am – 1pm Genealogist Christine Russell
- Friday 10am-12.30pm Local Historian and Genealogist Ann Griffiths