Enquiries and visits

The Frederick Parker Collection and Archive are based at the London Metropolitan University Special Collections building at:

25 Old Castle Street, London E1 7NT (entry for visitors is via the University entrance at Calcutta House, Old Castle Street)

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Visiting the Frederick Parker Collection

We are able to offer a number of different tours and visits for groups wishing to view the Frederick Parker Collection – see costs sheet. In order to plan and organise a group visit we generally need a minimum of one months’ notice – if you are interested in visiting, please contact us as early as possible.

Occasionally we are able to accommodate requests for individual visits to see the Collection, based on our staffing availability.

Enquiries about visiting the Collection should be made to – specialcollections@londonmet.ac.uk

Using the Frederick Parker Collection Archive for study and research

Material in the Frederick Parker Collection Archive is available for study, research and general interest.

Visits and appointments to view Archive material can be made via the University’s Special Collections Team – specialcollections@londonmet.ac.uk

The Reading Room, where visitors can view material is open:

Term time:

Monday – 10.00am to 5.00pm

Thursday – 10.00am to 7.00pm

Friday – 10.00am to 5.00pm

For opening hours outside of term time, please contact specialcollections@londonmet.ac.uk