Who We Are

The Provincial Archives of Alberta is the repository for Alberta's records of enduring value. The Archives preserves the collective memory of Alberta and contributes to the protection of Albertans' rights and sense of identity.

The Provincial Archives operates in accordance with the Alberta Historical Resources Act, which provides for the "operation, maintenance, and development of the Provincial Archives of Alberta", as well as for the "acquisition, preservation, publication and public exhibition of documents, parchments, manuscripts, records, books, maps, plans, photographs, magnetic tapes, or other materials regardless of physical form, the preservation of which is in the public's interest."

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8555 Roper Road
Edmonton, Alberta
T6E 5W1
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(780) 427-1750

Mon:   Closed
Tue: 9:00am - 4:30pm
Wed: 9:00am - 9:00pm
Thu: 9:00am - 4:30pm
Fri: 9:00am - 4:30pm
Sat: 9:00am - 4:30pm
Sun: Closed
*There is no retrieval of archival material from 11:30am - 1pm and from 3:30pm onwards.