The State Archives is located in the Heritage Center on the campus of the State Capitol.
Please send inquiries by mailing to:
612 E. Boulevard Avenue
Bismarck, ND 58505
The State Archives reference phone number is:
Please send inquiries by e-mail to:
Note: Email is not answered any faster than regular mail. All inquiries are answered in order received.
Due to limited staff time, we are not always able to conduct in-depth research. We have a list of persons willing to do research for a fee. Please contact the reference staff for this information.
612 East Boulevard Ave.
Bismarck, North Dakota 58505
State Museum and Store: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. M-F; Sat. & Sun. 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
We are closed New Year's Day, Easter, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day.
State Archives: 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. M-F, except state holidays; 2nd Sat. of each month, 10 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
State Historical Society offices: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. M-F, except state holidays.