RSC Collection

RSC, The Courtyard Theatre
Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 6BB

The RSC Collection consists of several thousand items, not counting the large archive of photographs and documents held by the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust. It was first put together in the late 19th century and held in a purpose built section of the original Shakespeare Memorial Theatre.

Shakespeare's Birthplace & the Shakespeare Centre

Henley Street
Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 6QW

The Shakespeare Birthplace Trust is an independent charity that cares for Shakespeare's heritage. It owns five Shakespeare Houses in and around Stratford-upon-Avon, all directly linked to Shakespeare.

Southam Heritage Collection

Basement, Vivian House 2, 1 Market Hill
Southam CV47 0HF

The Southam Heritage Collection (previously know as Southam's Cardall Collection) contains over 4,500 documents and items relating to the history of Southam and the surrounding villages. In addition it houses the Alan Griffin photographic archive consisting of over 1,000 unique local photographs plus 450 glass plate negatives from the early 20th century.

Warwickshire County Record Office

Priory Park
Warwick CV34 4JS

Warwickshire County Record Office is involved in safeguarding, managing and developing Warwickshire's archives so that they can be accessed, interpreted and enjoyed by all those with an interest in Warwickshire's past and its people. We hold records dating from the 12th century up to the 21st to do with Warwickshire's history.