Research manuscripts, photographs, books, maps, and online resources about Utah and the West.
Enter Utah State History
Research historic state and local government records in Utah, from 1850 to today.
Enter Utah State Archives
Located within the historic Denver & Rio Grande Depot.
300 S. Rio Grande St.
Salt Lake City, UT 84101-1182
Free public parking on the north side.
Monday - Friday
9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Closed state holidays
Utah State History research on manuscripts, photographs, books and maps created by people and businesses
Utah State Archives research on documents, records, photographs and maps created by government agencies
If your research question encompasses both types of materials (or you are not sure), just use either form or call for additional assistance.
All books, manuscripts, photographs, maps and records are non-circulating and must be used in the Research Center. Photocopies are generally allowed and available as a self-service. When visiting, patrons must register annually and agree to abide by the following rules: