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The William F. Winter Archives and History Building is headquarters to the Mississippi Department of Archives and History and home to the MDAH Archives and Records Services Division. Lobby hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday and 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday.

William F. Winter Archives and History Building

Reading Room Hours

  Public Reading Room Archival and Media Reading Rooms
Monday 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Tuesday – Friday 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Saturday 8 a.m. – 1 p.m. 8 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

 

The Department of Archives and History is closed on official state holidays and at the discretion of the director.

Directions: The Winter Building is located at 200 North Street, Jackson, MS 39201. Take the High Street exit (96B) off I-55. Take High Street west, then turn left onto North Street. The Winter Building is on the corner of North and Amite Streets. The reading rooms of the state archives are on the first floor.

Parking is at a premium due to construction of the 2 Mississippi Museums but some spaces are available in the parking lot behind the War Memorial Building and the Old Capitol Museum.

Email questions about the Mississippi Department of Archives and History or call 601-576-6850.


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