The Explore Your Archive campaign is encouraging people to discover the stories, the facts, the places and the people that are at the heart of our communities. Archives across the UK and Ireland are taking part to emphasise the value of archives to society and highlight the rich variety of content that is held, preserved and made available to users.
In archives the records of your life, your community, your business, your nation and your world are collected, kept safe and made accessible.
Oriel Ynys Môn and Anglesey Archives were taken over by an army of schoolchildren this week, as part of a national event to help place children at the heart of museums.
On Thursday, November 14, Children from Ysgol Gynradd Llanddona were put in charge of Oriel Ynys Môn in Llangefni to mark Taking Over Museums day –…
Our online catalogue allows you with a single search to obtain information about more than 7,000 collections of historical records in the holdings of 21 archives in Wales.
Amy Dillwyn, novelist, social benefactor and businesswoman, died. She is buried in Sketty parish churchyard, Swansea.