Harborough Museum

Local Studies

Local Studies

Symington 1 is a good place to find out about the history of Market Harborough and its surrounding area. The museum, library and adult learning service can all help both new and experienced researchers in a number of ways.

Services on Symington 1 are part of the Communities and Wellbeing service, which also includes the Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland, based at Wigston

To find out more about using the Local Studies resources, please contact us.

If you wish to borrow items which are available to loan from the Local Studies collections, you will need to become a member of the Leicestershire Library service. You can join online here.

Opening hours

Tuesday - Friday: 10am to 6pm

Saturday: 10am to 4pm

Sunday - Monday: Closed

Free entry


Contact details

Tel: 0116 305 3627

Address: The Symington Building, Adam & Eve Street, Market Harborough, LE16 7LT

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