From M4 junction 28 for Brynmawr/Risca (South)
Follow the A467 to Aberbeeg. At the roundabout take the first left towards Cwm (A4046 signposted Ebbw Vale). At the next roundabout take the second left. Continue past “The Ambala”, (formerly “Park”), hotel. At the next roundabout take the 2nd left onto the newly constructed A4281(signed A465 Abergavenny/Merthyr). Take the first exit at the next roundabout, proceed for approximately 1 mile. You will see the clock tower of the General Offices, (which includes Gwent Archives premises). The car park is located immediately before the clock tower on the left.
From the A465 Heads of the Valleys road (North)
Take the junction for Ebbw Vale onto the A4046. Take the 2nd exit (straight on) at the new roundabout. At next roundabout take the first left marked A4281/Newport A467 . At the traffic lights continue onto Steelworks Road (B4486). At the next roundabout, take the first exit signed General Offices. You will pass the General Offices, (which includes Gwent Archives premises). The car park is immediately on your right.
Hourly trains currently run from Cardiff Central to Ebbw Vale, taking about 45 minutes. The walk from the station along Steelworks Road then takes about 30 minutes.
Regular Stagecoach services run from Newport along Steelworks Road, with a stop very close to the General Offices. Please see http://www.traveline-cymru.info/ for further details.
Gwent Archives, General Offices, Steelworks Road, Ebbw Vale, Blaenau Gwent NP23 6DN
Telephone Enquiries: 01495 353363