Arts & cultural
Family History Festival
The Jersey Family History Festival will be returning this year at Jersey Archive from Friday 16 September to Sunday 18 September, and will be home to a number of workshops, talks and one-to-one sessions.
- Seasonal opening
- Free entry
UK genealogist and author Celia Heritage will be guest speaker at the Festival and will deliver a talk on Saturday afternoon on how to trace your English and Welsh ancestors; and one on Sunday morning about researching your Scottish and Irish forebears.
Archive staff will also be delivering various talks, tours, workshops, panel and one to one sessions over the weekend. One not to be missed by the budding genealogist!
We are open:
- Accessible parking or drop-off point
- Accessible toilets
- Lift or stairlift
- Suitable for visitors with limited mobility
- Wheelchair access throughout
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The Archive is the island’s national repository holding archival material from public institutions as well as private businesses and individuals. With collections recognised by UNESCO, the Jersey Archive is the island’s national repository holding records on all aspects of Jersey’s history.