Open Government at the National Archives

Preview Archives Redesign

The redesign is part of our Flagship Open Government Initiative.
Learn more about this redesign and share your comments. is in transition to bring you a new look and new features this winter. The redesign will continue to be a work in progress and completed in stages. View the Project Plan Schedule.

  • the web site address at will not change

  • the appearance and location of the information within the site will change

  • changes are based on feedback collected via voting, usability testing, site usage analysis, and more.

View Previews of the Redesign

These images are sample screenshots of the homepage and main entry pages for four sections of the new site.

Thank you for showing us how you'd organize and design!

The above previews are based on the results of the following: