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.

The Berkshire Record Office building.

To find out how to reach us, simply click on the best link that suits your needs: reach us by car, reach us by foot, reach us by train or reach us by bus.

If you need to get in touch, you can write to us or call us using the details below.

Perhaps the simplest way to contact us is by email using the online form below the map shown.

The Berkshire Record Office
9 Coley Avenue

Tel: 0118 937 5132
Opening Hours
Tues: 09:00-17:00
Wed: 09:00-17:00
Thurs: 09:00-17:00
Fri: 09:00-16:30

It is advisable to book before you visit to avoid disappointment.

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

Please note that we aim to respond to enquiries within 5 working days of receiving them.

Please also note that demand for bookings is high, so we cannot guarantee your first choice of visit, particularly if you email over a weekend with the intention of visiting the following week.

Please also bear in mind that we are closed at weekends and will not be able to process bookings or enquiries until the following week. Thank you.