Archives départementales du Loir-et-Cher

  • Departmental Archives of the Loir-et-Cher


77, rue Réaumur
Centre-Val de Loire


+33 (0)2 54 33 52 80


2, rue Louis Bodin
Centre-Val de Loire


+33 (0)2 54 58 41 24


+33 (0)2 54 58 42 16

Opening Times

Blois site: Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday: 9 am to 12.30 pm / 1.30 pm to 5 pm

Vineuil site: Tuesday (by appointment only) and Thursday: 9 am to 12.30 pm / 1.30 pm to 5 pm

Conditions of Access

Registration is compulsory and is free of charge upon presentation of an identity document. You will then be given a reader's card. It will be valid on both sites and must be kept for future consultations at the Departmental Archives.

Original documents can only be consulted on site. Computer stations are available in the reading rooms for ordering and consulting digitised documents. Documents are handed out every half hour from 9.15 a.m. in the morning and from 1.45 p.m. in the afternoon. The last pick-up is at 16.15 in the afternoon.

The reading rooms are closed between 12.30 and 13.30.

At each document collection, you can request :

  • 2 archival documents, excluding land registry documents;
  • 2 microfilms (in addition to the microfilms freely available in the reading room, only at the Blois site);
  • 2 library books.
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