Muniment Room

Discover the City’s ancient charters from 1553 to the present day. Visit the Muniment room which features some of the oldest objects in the collections inclduing the City's ancient charters, the earliest being Queen Mary I Charter of 1553 followed by several others over the centuries, right up to Queen Elizabeth II. The Guild Book of St Mary's Guild of 1387 - 1680 is the oldest document exhibited.