British Red Cross

Welcome to the Collections Catalogue.


Do you want to:


- look to see what records we have showing the history of the British Red Cross?
- discover historical objects linked to your geographical location?
- look to see what records we have that may help with your research?


Search here to find out about items in the archive and museum collections held at our UK Office. Please see the guidelines on the Search tab by clicking on the ? button for help with searching. You can also click the ? button for help at any point in the catalogue.


The museum and archive collections are available for research purposes by prior appointment.  A minimum of 24 hours notice is required for all appointments. Research hours are between 10am-1pm and 2pm-4pm, Monday to Friday.


Contact enquiry@redcross.org.uk if you would like to access the museum and archive collections.


Museum and Archives staff can also advise on items that are in the collection but do not appear in the catalogue. Please note there will be changes made to the catalogue at intervals – the catalogue will grow as new records are added.


Please note that images attached to some of the museum and archives records are for reference purposes only. If you require an image for publication please contact us for more information at enquiry@redcross.org.uk.