St John's has an archive containing documents dating back to 1610.
Celebrating and sharing our heritage remains an integral part of St John’s today. Our extensive archive spans twelve collections and five centuries of the charity’s history.
Our archive gives an interesting glimpse in to the lives of the people of Bath and include details of;
The administration of St John’s and other related charities.
The architectural history of Bath, including leases and building plans of properties throughout the city.
Booking an appointment
Anyone is welcome to visit us and view our records. We have highly trained staff responsible for carrying out all searches within our archive catalogue and they’ll be on hand to help you find what you’re looking for. There will be a charge of £25 per hour to access our archives. Simply contact our Information Officer, Sunny Seregen, to discuss your area of interest and to book an appointment.