The Idaho State Archives is currently undergoing a roofing project. There will be limited access to archives collections over the next few weeks. Please submit research request in advance and plan visits accordingly. There may be a delay in service. Thank you for your understanding.
Plan Your Visit
Idaho State Archives welcomes you to conduct your research on site; staff will assist in providing access to research and historic materials. Please note that some collections may be fragile and require special handling and access provisions. Before you arrive please read our guidelines and check our hours for updated information. You may also begin your research from home by connecting with archives collections online.
You may request research assistance via phone or e-mail. Before submitting your request, please review the guidelines for off-site research.
Bring Home a Piece of Idaho History!
Did you know that you can purchase copies of historic maps, documents, or photos? Reproductions make authentic décor and great gifts. Fees for services directly support the preservation of and access to Idaho’s historical archives.
Need to contact someone at the Idaho State Archives? Check our staff list.