Maryland State Archives

  • Maryland State Archives

Maryland State Archives

Online Experiences:

The Maryland State Archives provides online resources including digital publications, special collections, and image collections from their holdings. One featured resource is Archives of Maryland Online, with historical documents that enable users to research topics on Maryland’s constitutions and proceedings, session laws, proceedings of the General Assembly, governors’ papers, military records and more.



The State Archives serves as the central depository for government records of permanent value. Its holdings date from Maryland’s founding in 1634, and include colonial and state executive, legislative, and judicial records; county probate, land, and court records; church records; business records; state publications and reports; and special collections of private papers, maps, photographs, and newspapers.

Check website for hours and holdings. The Archives are open Tuesday – Friday and most Saturdays from 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM. On Saturdays the Search Room closes for lunch between 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. The Archives are closed Saturday, Sunday, and Monday of holiday weekends.

Telephone:  (410) 260-6400
Address: 350 Rowe Blvd
Annapolis, MD 21401


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