2nd Floor, 91 Murray Street Hobart, Tasmania 7000
Need help with research or finding information?
(03) 6165 5538 - research enquiries
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*History Room closes at 6pm
Closed public holidays
Our friendly staff can help with your local and international research needs.
Browse magazines in our comfortable reading spaces.
View unique or fragile items in the
New to the
History Room? Please bring photographic identification to register
Access and collection point for government agency records
Audiovisual room for viewing archival films and listening to archival audio
Many archival items, plans and historic Tasmanian images are available online!
We'll help you find local and international magazines and newspapers, reference books, magazines, maps, parliamentary papers, CDROM indexes and databases and more.
news online and
You'll find resources and expert help to research your Tasmanian ancestors
Family History Guides online
Use our individual and group study areas with comfortable reading spaces for browsing newspapers and magazines.
Berriedale Repository holds most of the State's archived records, and the film archive.
Access Commonwealth records from the Hobart office of the
National Archives of Australia. You will find their staff in the History Room from Wednesday to Friday.