Hackney’s heritage

From its beginnings as Roman farmlands supplying the city of ‘Londinium’ with food through to being a global destination for 21st century arts, culture and nightlife, Hackney has an amazing history and Hackney Archives is one of the best places in the borough to find out all about it.

Page updated on: 22 April 2020

Hackney Archives


Dalston CLR James Library
Dalston Square
E8 3BQ


Opening times

  • Closed until further notice