Library and Archive

The Library at Pall Mall is one of the best resourced motoring libraries in the country.

It is open from Monday to Friday between 9.00am and 5.00pm and staff are available to help with any enquiry.

Members may work in the Library using their own laptop or use one of the Club’s laptops or desktops. External researchers are also welcome but by prior appointment only. It is recommended that workstations are booked in advance to ensure one is available.

Bookings can be made either by emailing heritage@royalautomobileclub.co.uk or by calling 020 7747 3398.

Club Archive

Visits to the Club archive in Westminster are possible by prior appointment. For further information please email heritage@royalautomobileclub.co.uk.

Search the Collections

The heritage catalogue draws together the collections of both the Library and the Club Archive. Books, periodicals, paintings, trophies, and various ephemera are included – ranging from the personal narratives of prominent members and the architectural drawings of both clubhouses to information about the 1000 Mile Trial and the Tourist Trophy.