The archive is open to everyone to visit and consult material. You can arrange a visit by emailing the archive team at 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