Georgia Archives

University System of Georgia


The Georgia Archives identifies, collects, provides access and preserves Georgia’s historical documents. Whether you love history, or simply want to know how we serve the citizens of Georgia, we invite you to explore our website or visit us in the City of Morrow, located just south of Atlanta. We look forward to serving you!

Beginning May 18, the Georgia Archives will be open Tuesdays through Saturdays: Morning: 9:00 to 12:00; Afternoon: 1:00 to 4:00. The facility is closed from 12:00 noon to 1:00. We strongly encourage you to wear a mask and socially distance at our facility.

Use Ask an Archivist or call 678-364-3710 to inquire about resources.

The Georgia Archives will be closed Saturday, May 29th and Monday, May 31st in observance of Memorial Day.


  • Fourth Friday From the Archives

    Join us Friday, May 28th, for our Virtual Event, “Demystifying Conservation: Ethics and Methods Used in Caring for Georgia’s Official Records,” presented by Georgia Archives Assistant Conservator Tracey Johnson. Meeting Link

  • Virtual Summer Genealogy Picnic

    Saturday, June 5th, 10:40 am to 3:40 pm. Free and open to the public. Presented by the Georgia Genealogical Society and the Georgia Archives.

  • New! Virtual Fourth Friday Program & 2021 Program Schedule

    2021 Lunch and Learn Lectures, Fourth Friday From the Archives, and Special Events

  • GHRAC Solicits Award Nominations

    Georgia Historical Records Advisory Council Awards Nominations Deadline is June 1, 2021

  • Online Resources for Research

    Please explore these online sources for research during this COVID-19 emergency.


Lunch & Learn Virtual Lectures are Live Events hosted through Microsoft Teams. Use browsers Chrome, Firefox or Microsoft Edge. If you plan on using an iPhone or tablet, you may have to download the Microsoft Teams app.