The National Archives at College Park, Maryland

We hold permanent records created by Federal agencies that include:
  • Textual records from civilian agencies
  • Army unit records dating from WW1
  • Navy unit records dating from WW2
  • Still pictures
  • Electronic records
  • Cartographic and architectural holdings
  • Motion picture, sound, and video records
  • JFK Assassination Records
  • Berlin Documents Center microfilm

Location and Hours

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Directions to 8601 Adelphi Rd. Truck Deliveries use entrance at 3301 Metzerott Rd.


8601 Adelphi Road

College Park, MD  20740

Truck Deliveries - entrance at 3301 Metzerott Road

Phone:   301-837-2000

Customer Service Center: 1-866-272-6272 

Lost and Found: 301-837-2900



Monday - Friday, 8:45 a.m. - 5:45 p.m.

Closed to the public on Saturdays, Sundays, and Federal Holidays

Records Retrieved from Stacks

9:30 a.m., 10:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 1:00 p.m, 2:00 p.m., and 3:00 p.m.


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