Visiting the UNESCO Archives


The UNESCO Archives are located at UNESCO Headquarters in Paris. The Archives' reading room is located in the main building (Place de Fontenoy), on the ground floor in the UNESCO Library.


  • Opening hours:

    Monday to Friday 2:00-5:30 pm.
    We invite researchers to work in the Library reading room in the mornings. Please contact Archives staff in advance to prepare your material for the following morning. Please make an appointment for your first visit.