Skip to content

LMA Reopening on Monday 10 May

We are reopening on a restricted basis for pre-booked researchers with an urgent need to see original documents. Bookings will be taken from Wednesday 21 April and we will reopen on Monday 10 May for pre-booked researchers only. Please see our visitor information page for further details including how to make bookings.

Researchers must follow LMA guidance on social distancing and government guidance on travel to and within the UK.

You can still access many of our collections online and participate in our online events and activities.

Radical Voices: Yesterday - Today

A series of free events delving into the sound archives of Guyanese-born activists and publishers Jessica & Eric Huntley

Find out more and book your place

Switching the Lens project

London Metropolitan Archives is pleased to announce the publication of a new project dataset, Switching the Lens - Rediscovering Londoners of African, Caribbean, Asian and Indigenous Heritage, 1561 to 1840.

Discover more

The London Picture Archive

Discover the London you know, and the London you've never seen...

Explore over 250,000 images of London from the collections of London Metropolitan Archives and Guildhall Art Gallery

Explore The London Picture Archive

Upcoming events at London Metropolitan Archives

Search the LMA Catalogue

Stacked end to end, the shelves which house the LMA collections would stretch further than London to Brighton!

Start your journey into the past by searching through the LMA Catalogue

 

Search the LMA Catalogue

LMA on Twitter

@ldnmetarchives