The archive is open to everyone to visit and consult material. You can arrange a visit by emailing the archive team at archive@brittenpearsarts.org or by calling the Red House on 01728 687110.


Appointments are available during the following times and should be booked at least two weeks in advance:

  • Monday: 10am–5pm
  • Tuesday: 2-5pm (closed am)
  • Wednesday-Friday: 10am–5pm
  • Closed weekends and public holidays
  • During the Aldeburgh Festival (June 2023) the archive reading room will host an exhibition: research visits will not be possible during this period