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.

Requesting Information

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 decor 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.