Moray Local Heritage Centre and Archives

About this Organisation

The Local Heritage Centre is currently housed upstairs in Elgin Library.

The Centre holds a comprehensive range of unique materials about Moray’s rich past, including all local newspapers dating back to 1827; all local government archives from 13th Century to present day; 18,000 photographs and much more.
The Local Heritage Service for Moray offers a fascinating insight to Moray's history and to ancestry searches.

The service is based within Elgin Library, Cooper Park, Elgin, IV30 1HS.

Opening Hours:

Monday 10am – 5pm
Tuesday 10am – 8pm
Wednesday 10am – 5pm
Thursday 10am – 5pm
Friday 10am - 5pm
Saturday 10am – 12 Noon.


LIBINDX is the on-line index of People, Places and Subjects, Cemetery Explorer, examples from the collection and guidance for ancestry searches.


Organisation Type

Public Library or Archive


Moray Local Heritage Centre and Archives
Elgin Library
Cooper Park
IV30 1HS
Entry last updated: March 21st, 2019

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