Welcome to our web site. Our Centre is open 6 days a month and we hold regular events and exhibitions. We have an extensive archive of local history information, a research service available and a well stocked shop with books, CDs and DVDs. Click on the photos below to find out more.
The Gainsborough Heritage Centre is on North Street.
We’re open each Saturday from 9 am until 3 pm. Entry to the Centre is free, apart from the exhibition.
Our archives include information on companies including Marshalls and Rose Brothers, schools, buildings, local newspapers, burials and cemeteries.
Do you have a Gainsborough ancestor you’d like to find?
We can go through our records and see if we can help.
We have a selection of books, CDs, DVDs, photographs, Marshall items and a range of gifts available.
Are you stuck for a Christmas present or want to treat yourself?
Our latest book: ‘Postcards from Gainsborough’s Past’ is now on sale.
This book takes you through Gainsborough’s yesteryears with postcards and photographs from Norman Cawkwell’s collection. Each postcard/photograph has historical information underneath it and the book also contains two pages of colour picture postcards. The book is A4 size and 128 pages. It costs £15, and there are a limited number available.
Copies are available from the Heritage Association.
All proceeds to the Gainsborough Heritage Association.
Each month we’ll feature one of our photos.
This month it’s a photo of the Cross Keys Darts Team.
We don’t know when this photo was taken,so if you do, or recognise anyone, please let us know?
Or do you know anything more about the team?