About the Parliamentary Archives

Photograph of the Victoria Tower, Houses of Parliament

The Parliamentary Archives has about 30 staff. While we all work closely together on a day to day basis, we are broadly split into three teams.

Archives Accommodation Q&As

The Archives Accommodation Programme is exploring options for the relocation of the Parliamentary Archives and its services.

Virtual Tour of the Victoria Tower

View Parliament's virtual tour of the Victoria Tower, the record repository where the Parliamentary Archives store our collections.

Publications from the Parliamentary Archives

Archive catalogues, reports and reference works produced by us which are available for purchase by mail order. Some can be downloaded for free.

Job Opportunities in the Parliamentary Archives

Find out about job opportunities and work placements in the Parliamentary Archives

Contact us

Get in touch!

Inside the Act Room (Blog)

Inside the Act Room is a blog run by the Parliamentary Archives. Visit to find out more about our ongoing projects and work.