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Architectural Association Archives

Archon Code : 1968


Contact Details

No. 32 Bedford Square

Tel: 020 7887 4049
Fax: 020 7414 0782
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Head Librarian : Hinda Sklar

Access information

  • Open : M-F 10-6
  • Letter of introduction required
  • Book in advance
  • Readers ticket required
  • A fee may be payable
  • Photography permitted in accordance with the AA Archive's photography policy
  • Archival descriptions are published on the Archives Hub and AIM25 as cataloguing progresses

  • The Architectural Association (AA) was founded in London in 1847 by a group of young articled pupils and has since developed into one of the most important and influential architectural schools in the world. The AA Archives works to preserve examples of the Association's administrative history, material culture and intellectual output. Archival descriptions are currently available covering the AA's core governance and administrative records, 1847-2005. As cataloguing progresses it is anticipated that descriptions of the entire Archive's collections will be made available on the Archives Hub

  • The AA Archives' holdings are particularly strong in the field of architectural education and include an extensive collection of student portfolios, posters, graphic work and architectural models dating from 1847 to the present
  • Proof of identity required

NRA information for this repository

The NRA indexes contain the following entries for this repository :

Online finding aids for this repository

Link to repository's catalogue

Last amended : 20-Jun-2013 13:56