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  • Archives and records
    Visit the archive office, search our catalogue, view our services, current projects and initiatives, news and events, research guides, 24/7 archive and photo galleries
  • Arts development
    Art projects and initiatives, grant applications, public art, keep in touch via our mailing list and arts audit within the city
  • Events advice
    Are you thinking of putting on an outdoor event? Not sure what to do or where to go next? Then the Events Safety Group may be able to help you
  • Libraries
    Comprehensive section of the website that enables you to find your local library, borrow books, download ebooks, hire CDs and DVDs, access computers and our online resources, cyberLibrary, social networking links and what’s on
  • Maritime services
    Boat moorings, boat storage, landing stages and slipways and advice for boatpersons
  • Museums
    Comprehensive section of the website that contains information about the City Museum and Art Gallery, Elizabethan House, Merchant's House and Smeaton's Tower
  • Parks, nature and green spaces
    Parks, Plymouth in Bloom, County Wildlife Sites, Local Nature Reserves, Sites of Special Scientific Interest, play areas, allotments and war memorials
  • Sport and recreation
    Plymouth Life Centre, sports pitches, sports development, sports facilities, gyms, sports strategies, swimming pools.
  • Tourism and visitors
    Accommodation, attractions, Discover Plymouth, getting to Plymouth, Tourist Information Centre
  • What's on
    There are a variety of activities, events and festivals that take place in the city throughout the year. These range from major events, which attract tens of thousands of people to the Hoe to community carnivals and fun days, held in local parks