Public Record Office Education and Visitor Centre  

 
 
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Ruskin Avenue, TW9 4DU
 
 
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The national archive of England, Wales and the United Kingdom houses original records created or acquired by central government and the central courts of law from the 11th century to the present day.

Significant acquisitions include; the Domesday Book, illuminated medieval manuscripts, Bligh's account of the mutiny on HMS Bounty, Guy Fawkes's confessions, Jane Austen's will, Shakespeare's will, and the instrument of abdication signed by King Edward VIII.

Visitors must bring a formal document (driving licence or cheque card) bearing name and signature. If you are not a British citizen, bring your passport or national ID card.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Kew Gardens Tube Station
 
8 minutes walk
 
Gunnersbury Tube Station
 
14 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Kew Gardens Overground Station
 
2 minutes walk
 
Gunnersbury Overground Station
 
14 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

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Old Deer Park
 
21 minutes walk
 
Syon House Car Park
 
28 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £47  37% off
Commerce Road, TW8 | 27 minutes from Public Record Office Education and Visitor Centre
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Bishop's Avenue, SW6 | 2.9 miles from Public Record Office Education and Visitor Centre
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368 High Street, TW8 | 15 minutes from Public Record Office Education and Visitor Centre
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The National Archives
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Ruskin Avenue, TW9 | Same location as Public Record Office Education and Visitor Centre
Located in Kew - one of Greater London's most idyllic locations - The National Archives manages one of the largest archival collections in the world. From ... More
 
 
 
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Kew Palace
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Kew Gardens, Richmond, TW9 | 9 minutes from Public Record Office Education and Visitor Centre
Built in 1631 for merchant Samuel Fortrey, and later acquired by George II as an annexe to Kew House, Kew Palace served as a family country ... More
 
 
 
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Queen Charlotte's Cottage
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Kew Gardens Richmond, Surrey, TW9 | 9 minutes from Public Record Office Education and Visitor Centre
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40 High Street, Brentford, TW8 | 16 minutes from Public Record Office Education and Visitor Centre
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373 Lonsdale Road, SW13 | 26 minutes from Public Record Office Education and Visitor Centre
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Tabard Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
2 Bath Road, W4 | 29 minutes from Public Record Office Education and Visitor Centre
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London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
5 Station Approach, Kew, TW9 | 8 minutes from Public Record Office Education and Visitor Centre
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London > Shopping > Florists
287 Sandycombe Road, Kew, TW9 | 11 minutes from Public Record Office Education and Visitor Centre
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229 Chiswick High Road, W4 | 22 minutes from Public Record Office Education and Visitor Centre
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162 Thames Road, Strand-on-the-Green, W4 | 4 minutes from Public Record Office Education and Visitor Centre
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10B Kew Green, TW9 | 6 minutes from Public Record Office Education and Visitor Centre
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The Old Post Office, 9 Station Approach,, TW9 | 8 minutes from Public Record Office Education and Visitor Centre
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Cobbold Road, W12 | 2.1 miles from Public Record Office Education and Visitor Centre
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London > Education > Cookery Courses
16-20 Wendell Road, W12 | 2.1 miles from Public Record Office Education and Visitor Centre
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107 Gunnersbury Lane, W3 | 30 minutes from Public Record Office Education and Visitor Centre
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Kew Gardens, TW9 | 9 minutes from Public Record Office Education and Visitor Centre
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187 Kew Road, Richmond, TW9 | 21 minutes from Public Record Office Education and Visitor Centre
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27 Strand on the Green, W4 | 5 minutes from Public Record Office Education and Visitor Centre
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82 Kew Green, Richmond, TW9 | 7 minutes from Public Record Office Education and Visitor Centre
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11-13 Thames Road, Chiswick, W4 | 8 minutes from Public Record Office Education and Visitor Centre
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Vinoteca Chiswick
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
18 Devonshire Road, W4 | 24 minutes from Public Record Office Education and Visitor Centre
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Tap Tavern
London > Nightlife > Bars
Princes Street, TW9 | 33 minutes from Public Record Office Education and Visitor Centre
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Tea Box
London > Nightlife > Bars
7 Paradise Road, TW9 | 35 minutes from Public Record Office Education and Visitor Centre
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Chiswick House
London > Business > Venue Hire
Burlington Lane, Chiswick House Grounds, Chiswick, W4 | 19 minutes from Public Record Office Education and Visitor Centre
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High Road House
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162 Chiswick High Road, Chiswick, W4 | 26 minutes from Public Record Office Education and Visitor Centre
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