You'll need a Hertfordshire Archives Reader's Ticket to view original archive documents at HALS. When you visit, bring proof of identity and address with a signature, such as:
- driving licence
- recent utility bill.
If you're unable to visit and need a copy of a document or help with your research, we can help
You can take your own pictures of documents when you come and visit. You can also download digital images from our microfilms to your memory stick. Ask us for a pass.
Prices for photos or digital downloads
- Day pass – £10
- Half day pass – £5
- Annual pass – £100.
For a combined pass (allowing photos and downloads of microfilm images):
- Day pass – £15
- Half day pass – £7.50
- Annual pass – £150.
There are over 40 museums in Hertfordshire. From the Natural History Museum in Tring to smaller museums across the county, you'll never be short of things to do.
Each of our museums hold group tours for large visits so you can get a better experience of the history when you visit.