Locations and opening hours

The National Archives has a presence in every capital city, including this office in Darwin.
The National Archives has a presence in every capital city, with this office in Darwin.

The National Archives has offices and reading rooms around Australia.

In some areas we have co-located with state or territory archival organisations, as a one-stop shop for visitors. 

Upcoming Reading Room closures

Canberra reading room closed Monday 26 September

Monday 26 September is Family and Community Day. This is a public holiday celebrated in Canberra.

The Canberra Reading Room and Orientation Centre will be closed on Monday 26 September. Normal reading room services will resume at 9am on Tuesday 27 September.

Melbourne reading room closed Friday 30 September

The Melbourne reading room will be closed on Friday 30 September for the Grand Final Eve public holiday. Normal reading room services will resume at 10am on Wednesday 5 October.

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