Until we are officially open, contact with the archives can be made either via email or telephone.
The archivist is available on Wednesdays and Fridays and any emails or telephone calls will be returned on those days.

Email: archivesdiochch@anglicanlife.org.nz
Phone: 03-365-9444

The Christchurch Anglican Diocesan Archives will re- open on Wednesday 15th February, 2017

Times of opening each Wednesday

will be


Access will be by appointment only

Please email the archivist at least 10 days prior to your planned visit to make sure the material you require is available, and that there is adequate seating and parking to accommodate you.

A reply will be sent indicating whether there is space on any day, and offering an alternative day if necessary, as well as information about location. If you just turn up there is no guarantee that you will be able to undertake research.

Saturday Trial

If you are unable to visit on a Wednesday,

The archives will be open during the summer on the following Saturdays from 10.00am-2.30pm

Saturday February 25

Saturday March 25

Saturday April 29

A space to eat lunch is available.

Booking for Saturday seats

must also be made at least 10 days in advance.



or phone 03-365-9444