Local history shop

A wide range of local and family history material may be viewed in our Local History Shop on the ground floor of the Archives CentreItems for sale include:

  • books on the history of Westminster and the surrounding area
  • historical maps including reprints of Ordnance Survey maps (scale approximately 15 inches to the mile - you can see virtually every house - and each map has a contemporary photograph on the front cover and includes historical details about the area it covers
  • old parish maps by John Strype from John Stow's 'Survey of London', 1755
  • images including prints, greeting cards and postcards (we stock over 50 postcard designs, including old photographs, theatre programmes, transport, fashion and entertainment from our collections)

We also offer a digital image scanning and printing service.

Visit us to browse the items for sale, or contact us to find out more and order by phone or email.

Last updated: 15 July 2016