Státní oblastní archiv v Litoměřicích

  • State Regional Archives Litoměřice
  • SOA v Litoměřicicích

Mandates/Sources of Authority

The State Regional Archives Litoměřice (Státní oblastní archiv v Litoměřicích, SOA Litoměřice) are an administrative body under the Czech Ministry of the Interior. Its jurisdiction covers the geographic area of the Ústí and Liberec Regions in northern Bohemia. The current form of SOA Litoměřice as an organizational unit of the state was established on 1 August 2002 in connection with the reform of public administration. Since that date, SOA Litoměřice has consisted of a central office in Litoměřice (Kamýcká ul), a branch in Děčín and satellite offices in Žitenice and Most, as well as the State District Archives (SOkA) in Česká Lípa, Děčín, Chomutov (based in Kadan), Jablonec n. N., Liberec, Litoměřice (based in Lovosice), Louny, Most, Semily and Teplice.

Building(s)

The State Regional Archives Litoměřice have reading rooms in three locations.

The State Regional Archives Litoměřice – Krajská

Krajská 48/1
412 01 Litoměřice

The State Regional Archives Litoměřice – Kamýcká (can be found on Google Maps under 'Státní oblastní archiv v Litoměřicích - oddělení správy fondů a sbírek, pracoviště Kamýcká')

Near the intersection of Kamýcká (24715) and Plešivecká
412 01 Litoměřice

Děčín Branch – Podmokly

Zbrojnická 14/1
405 02 Děčín – Podmokly

Finding Aids, Guides, and Publication

The Archival VadeMeCum web application enables researchers to view the published, digitised archival documentation and search the fonds and collections of the State Regional Archives Litoměřice as well as its State District Archives in the Ústí and Liberec regions in northern Bohemia. The portal is searchable in Czech:

http://matriky.soalitomerice.cz/vademecum/

Archival records throughout the Czech Republic are also searchable in a nationwide archives database:

http://aplikace.mvcr.cz/archivni-fondy-cr/default.aspx?lang=en

Opening Times

The reading room of the State Regional Archives Litoměřice – Krajská is managed by the Department for the Care and Use of the National Archival Heritage Litoměřice – Krajská Branch.

The reading room of this branch is open on:

Monday from 8 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. and from 12:30 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Tuesday from 8 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. and from 12:30 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Wednesday and Thursday by appointment only
Closed on Friday

Reading room requests and reservations are handled by Jana Vanišová, tel. +420 477 755 986, badatelna@soalitomerice.cz.

This branch oversees materials generated by state entities, local authorities, social organizations, and regional and district church institutions. Political material held here is confined to the period 1938-1945.

The reading room of the State Regional Archives Litoměřice – Kamýcká is managed by the Department for the Care and Use of the National Archival Heritage Litoměřice – Kamýcká Branch.

The reading room of this branch is open on:

Wednesday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Thursday from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Closed on Monday, Tuesday and Friday

Reading room requests and reservations are handled by Jana Vanišová, tel. +420 477 755 986, badatelna@soalitomerice.cz.

This branch oversees family and estate archives of the gentry, agricultural and forestry archives, archives of defunct state farms and related institutions. Regional and district political archives are also held here (except for the period 1938-1945).

The reading room of the Děčín Branch in Podmokly is open on:

Monday and Wednesday from 8 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. and from 12:30 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Closed on Tuesday, Thursday and Friday

Researchers are requested to arrange their visit to this branch in advance.

Conditions of Access

Reading room requests and reservations are handled by Jana Vanisova, tel. +420 477 755 986, badatelna@soalitomerice.cz. Please arrange your visit 3 to 4 weeks in advance.

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