The Georgia Archives identifies, collects, provides access and preserves Georgia’s historical documents.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!
COVID-19 Announcement: In accordance with guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and Georgia Department of Public Health, the Georgia Archives has suspended public access to its building through April 30, except for individuals requiring access to original records. Although the Original Document Reading Area will remain open, researchers are asked to call 678-364-3710 prior to arrival to ensure we have the desired records available. We encourage patrons to use our online resources. The Reference Room and meeting rooms will be closed, including the Library, Microfilm, and Computer Terminals effective end of business March 28. If you have any questions about resources, please use our Ask an Archivist Form.
Georgia Historical Records Advisory Council Awards Nominations Deadline is June 1, 2020
Please explore these online sources for research during this COVID-19 emergency.
Online collection, Wilkes County Estate Records, in Georgia’s Virtual Vault
Lunch & Learn Lectures are free and no reservations are required. Bring your lunch and join us from noon to 1 PM.