Archives for Waterford City and County Council

Visit Archives

This section tells you the opening hours for the City and County Archives and how you can start using archives yourself.

Explore Collections

Workhouses, Grand Jury, Rural District and the Lismore Estate Papers are just some of the fascinating archive collection sheld in Waterford.

Research Family History

Many people would like to know more about their family history and this is a good place to start.


Notorious Women! The River Blackwater Maps, Youghal Bridge, Holy Cross Church, Notes on Etiquette and Storybox: Licence to Dance are among the Exhibitions here.


For students and teachers there are specific Archive services and resources for schools.

Records Management

Managing records of any organisation is an essential part of the work we do. Partly to inform future generations and partly to make sure we can track work.

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