Contact Us

The Berkshire Record Office (BRO) is a large glass building situated on the western edge of Reading town centre, on the corner of Coley Avenue and Castle Hill.

Following Government advice on the coronavirus, we are now closed. Please do not visit us until further notice.

We will shortly start offering a full remote enquiry service, including copies and research. A further update will be posted during the week commencing 6th July 2020.

Please click on these links to find out how to reach us by car, foot, train or bus.

The Berkshire Record Office
9 Coley Avenue
Reading
Berkshire
RG1 6AF

Tel: 0118 937 5132
Opening Hours
Tuesday:           9am-5pm
Wednesday:   9am-5pm
Thursday:        9am-9pm
Friday:               9am-4.30pm

It is advisable to book before you visit.

If you wish to make a booking or send an enquiry, please complete all fields in the form below.

Following Government advice on the coronavirus, we are now closed.  

We will shortly start offering a full remote enquiry service, including copies and research. A further update will be posted during the week commencing 6th July 2020. 

We have access to our social media feeds so please contact us on Twitter and Facebook if you have an enquiry and we will do our best to help.  Best wishes to everyone from all of us at the BRO.