London Metropolitan Archives

City of London Corporation

Printed maps of London from the sixteenth century, thematic maps including bomb damage, manuscript maps in archive collections, prints, watercolours, etchings, and 250,000 images in photograph library showing the changing face of London over the last 300 plus years. (Includes collection of prints, maps and drawings formerly held at Guildhall Library.)

Address

40 Northampton Road, London EC1R 0HB

Telephone number

020 7332 3820

Access

Anyone wishing to consult the map collection is welcome to do so, however they will need to obtain a history card to look at original material. A registration form can be completed online in advance of your visit, or on arrival
https://www.cityoflondon.gov.uk/things-to-do/london-metropolitan-archives/visitor-information/Pages/history-card.aspx
You can search for digitised content online through Collage - The London Picture Archive at https://collage.cityoflondon.gov.uk/ containing 250,000 images of London, including maps, from the collections of London Metropolitan Archives and Guildhall Art Gallery

Last revision

18-Nov-18

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