National Archives at Kansas City

National Archives at Kansas City, Missouri

We hold permanent records created by Federal agencies and courts in the following states:
  • Iowa
  • Kansas
  • Minnesota
  • Missouri
  • Nebraska
  • North Dakota
  • South Dakota

National Archives at Kansas City, Missouri


400 West Pershing Road

Kansas City, MO  64108

Phone:  816-268-8000

Our telephones at this facility have been experiencing intermittent service disruptions. If you are unable to reach us via telephone, please email us at

Fax:  816-268-8038



The research room at the National Archives at Kansas City is open by appointment only, Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Please email for more information or to request a research room appointment.

Please see these frequently asked questions for further information about conducting in-person research at the National Archives.

The We the People exhibition is open for self-guided tours Tuesday-Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Find links to finding aids, ordering information, online research tools, and much more.     

Find directions, information about parking and guided tours, lists of local food and lodging, and more.

Find phone numbers and email addresses for key staff and departments at our facility.