Gainsborough Heritage Centre
Parish Church
Christmas Cards for sale

Local History Archives

Centre and Events

Research help

Items for sale

The Gainsborough Heritage Centre is on North Street.

Centre opening times and events, exhibitions and talks

We have a selection of books, CDs, DVDs, photographs, Marshall items and a range of gifts available.

Do you have a Gainsborough ancestor you’d like to find?

We can go through our records and see if we can help.

Our archives include information on companies including Marshalls and Rose Brothers, schools, buildings, local newspapers, burials and cemeteries.

History of the Gainsborough Parish Church School was £10 now £5

Discounted books for sale

Postcards from Gainsborough’s Past was £15 now £10

History of the Parish Church School book cover small
Postcards from Gainsborough's Past Book cover small


Work hard, play hard

26th Sept to 7th Nov 2015

From dominoes to darts to footaball, out town has a multitude of pub, club and work based teams. Sport has always been a popular form of recreation within the town so come along for a spot of fives and threes and see if you can spot a relative or two.

Admission: £1.50 (free for members)


Hohenzollern Redoubt by WWI historian and author Peter Bradshaw

21st October at 7.30pm at Gainsborough House, Parnell Street, Gainsborough.

Admission: £4 including tea/coffee and biscuits

Gainsborough Heritage Association


The Gainsborough Heritage Association is a registered charity.  Our Centre is open 10 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.  Information about joining the Gainsborough Heritage Association is on our Contact pages.

Click on the photos below to find out more.

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