Getting to the Archives

Oregon State Archives Building Map

​The Oregon State Archives is located in the Cecil L. Edwards Archives Building at 800 Summer Street NE in Salem, Oregon​.

The public entrance is located on the Summer Street side.

The loading dock is located on the Capitol Street side.​


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Current Exhibit

Old wooden a-frame building falling apart.
Rust, Rot, and Ruin: Stories of Oregon Ghost Towns open now through Spring 2020.

Open Hours

The State Archives office​ is open 8 a.m. to noon and 1 p.m. to 4:45 p.m. Monday–Friday (closed for lunch).​