National Archives at Philadelphia

The National Archives at Philadelphia


We hold permanent records created by Federal agencies and courts in the following areas:
  • Delaware
  • Pennsylvania
  • West Virginia
  • Maryland
  • Virginia

Hours and Address


14700 Townsend Road

Philadelphia, PA 19154-1096

Phone:  215-305-2044

Fax:  215-305-2052



Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

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


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