Alabama Department of Archives & History

Street address: 

624 Washington Ave.

Montgomery, AL 36130-0100

334-242-4363, ext. 235
Open M–F and 1st Sat. 8:30–4:30; reference room closed M.

P.O. Box 300100

Montgomery, AL 36130-0100


Alabama marble building. Oldest state-funded archives in U.S. Research government, private historical records and family genealogy. Alabama Indian, 19th-century, military and Civil Rights exhibits. For children: Grandma's Attic in hands-on gallery.


Mobility Impaired (ramps, elevators, wheelchair-level water fountains, wheelchair-level phones, seating areas for wheelchair users, wheelchairs available)
Visually Impaired (Braille signs, Braille brochures, enlarged text signs)
Hearing Impaired (TDD/TTY phones in rooms, interpreters with advance notice)

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