In accordance with the latest public health guidance and to best proactively protect the health of our community, the City of Portland has closed most City buildings until further notice.
The Portland Archives & Records Center is closed at this time. Staff are telecommuting and can respond to some reference questions via email. However, since we do not have access to the physical archives, we are limited to resources available through E-files. We will update this page as information changes.
Open Hours are subject to change.
Monday, Tuesday, & Friday 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM
No records retrieved after 12:30*
Wednesday & Thursday 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
No records retrieved after 3:30*
Research Requests are met on a first come, first served basis.
The Research Room will be closed:
New Year's Day
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Thursday, May 14th
Monday, June 22
Day After Thanksgiving
Click here for more information on City holidays.