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Visit the NMRW Library

In the National Monuments Record of Wales’ Search Room and Library members of the public are able to consult the material stored in the archive. Drawings, maps, plans, photographs and aerial photographs, research reports and written accounts can all be viewed. Many documents can be photocopied if required, although some may be subject to copyright restrictions.

A reference library with open-access shelves is also available.

It is advisable to make an appointment before visiting the library so that full assistance can be provided and the best use made of the service. If you would like to visit the library contact the NMRW Library and Enquiries Service on 01970 621200 or by email nmr.wales@rcahmw.gov.uk.

The opening hours of the library are as follows:
Monday: 9.30 - 16.00
Tuesday: 9.30 - 16.00
Wednesday: 10.30 - 16.30
Thursday: 9.30 - 16.00
Friday: 9.30 - 16.00
Saturday: closed
Sunday: closed
Bank Holidays: closed

The NMRW Search Room and Library is situated close to the railway station in Aberystwyth and within walking distance of the National Library of Wales and the University of Wales, Aberystwyth. There is a free car park adjacent to the building.