Georgia Archives

University System of Georgia


The Georgia Archives identifies, collects, provides access and preserves Georgia’s historical documents. Whether you love history, or simply want to know how we serve the citizens of Georgia, we invite you to explore our website or visit us in the City of Morrow, located just south of Atlanta. We look forward to serving you!

The Georgia Archives will be closed Saturday, August 31st and Monday, September 2nd in observance of Labor Day.


  • 7th Annual Archives & Genealogy Day

    Save the date! Saturday, September 28th, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm. Free and open to the public, bring a friend.

  • Exhibit! History of Tourism in Georgia

    8:30 am - 5:00 pm, June 1, 2019 through August 31, 2019. Free and Open to the Public.

  • From the Vaults

    New! Georgia Archives Newsletter, From the Vaults.


  • September 13, 2019
    Law and Order at the Archives: Bootleggers, Counterfeiters, Privateers, and Everything in Between
    Maureen Hill, Archivist, National Archives at Atlanta
  • October 11, 2019
    Researching the History of a House in the City of Atlanta
    Patrick Sullivan, Historian, VHB Consulting
  • November 08, 2019
    DNA In Your Genealogy: Research for Beginners
    Captain Larry W. Thomas, Professional Genealogist

Lunch & Learn Lectures are free and no reservations are required. Bring your lunch and join us from noon to 1 PM.